Vocabulary Quiz This Friday

Here are the words you will be responsible for on Friday:

Chapters 1-3 

rasping – harsh; grating

palpable  – readily or plainly seen, heard, perceived, etc.; obvious; evident

rumple  – to crumple or crush into wrinkles: to rumple a sheet of paper

distraught – distracted; deeply agitated

adequate – sufficient to satisfy a requirement or meet a need.

transgression – a violation of a law, command, or duty

beckon – to signal or summon, as by nodding or waving

chastise – to criticize severely

petulantly – showing sudden, impatient irritation, especially over some little annoyance

remorse – deep and painful regret for wrongdoing


Chapters 4-6

serene – calm, peaceful, or tranquil

indulgently  – easy going, not strict

cloud  – to blur

reprieve – to postpone or cancel a punishment

infringed – exceeded the limits of

relinquish  – to give up or abandon



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