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Flashcards in The Crucible Deck (25):
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Crucible

Severe trial or test

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Overture

An introduction

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Theocracy

Government by religion

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Lucifer

Rebel archangel; Satan

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Dissembling

Concealing under false pretense

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Propriety

Conformity with an accepted standard or belief

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Trafficked

To have dealings with

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Conjure

Summon or call

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Providense

The guidance of God or nature

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Vindictive

Act in revenge

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Demonic

Evil or devilish

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Corroborating

Strengthening support

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Supernatural

Attributed to forces beyond nature

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Abyss

Bottomless gulf (hole)

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Calumny

False or ill-willed statement

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Covenanted

Agreed; compacted

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Iniquity

Wicked or unjust act; sin

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Bewildered

Hopelessly confused

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Defamation

Attack on reputation

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Diametrically

Directly opposite

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Inclucation

Impress with insistent urging

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Antagonist

Opponent

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Malign

Speak evil of

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Diabolical

Devilish

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Malevolence

Wishing evil or harm to others