Flashcards in Act 1 Deck (18):
to oppress a race or group of people because of ethnicity or religion
a statement of beliefs or set of principles
very strong, effective,or powerful; exerting persuasion influence, or force.
a fortress, or strongly fortified building in or near a city used as a place of refuge
something which has qualities that seem to contradict each other
punishment that is inflicted in returned for a wrong
ill feeling toward something or toward somebody, usually as a result of ill-usage or insult, or an instance of these.
an opinion or claim stated in the course of an argument
difficult to deal with or overcome
to invoke supposed supernatural forces, to influence with spells
too eager to obey
insincere or feigned behavior
great in amount, size, or extent
dissenting minority within a larger group
to cause severe mental or physical distress to somebody