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Flashcards in Ch15- Scarlet Letter Deck (12):
1

BLIGHTED

(n.) to destroy, ruin, frustrate

2

SERE

(adj.) dry; withered

3

FREIGHTED

(n.) goods, cargo, or lading transpoted for pay

4

PETULANT

(adj.) moved to showing sudden, impatient irritation, esecially over some trifling annoyance

5

PRECOCITY

(n.) the state of being prematurely mature

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SEDULOUS

(adj.) diligent in application or attention

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DELETERIOUS

(adj.) injorious to health; harmful

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MALIGNANT

(adj.) disposed to cause harm, suffering, or distress deliberately

9

EVENTIDE

(n.) evening

10

NUPTIAL

(adj.) of or pertaining to a wedding or marriage

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BETOKEN

(v.) indicate

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PURPORT

(v.) the meaning, import or sense