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Flashcards in Ch13- Scarlet Letter Deck (11):
1

PAUPER

(n.) a very poor person

2

GIBE

(v.) to utter mocking or scoffing words

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ACCOST

(v.) to confort bodily

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DESPOTIC

(n.) of tendency to a ruler with absolute power

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AUSTERITY

(n.) serious, severe quality

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ACQUIESCING

(v.) to submit or comply siletly or without protest

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AUSPICIOUS

(adj.) peromising success

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SEMBLANCE

(n.) outward aspect or appearance

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PROFFERED

(v.) to put before a person for acceptance; offer

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PERILOUS

(adj.) involving full of grave risk or peril

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STIGMATIZED

(v.) to set some mark of disgrace or infamy upon