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Flashcards in The Crucible Act 2 Deck (18):
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Reprimand

to rebuke somebody for a wrongdoing

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Condemnation

disapproval, criticism, denunciation

3

Scoff

to express derision or scorn about somebody or something

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Conviction

a firmly held belief or firmness of opinion

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Falter

to lose confidence

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Solemn

demonstrating sincerity and gravity

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Poppet

Middle English - a doll or puppet

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Indignant

angry at unfairness

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Condemned

Pronounced something or somebody as bad

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Dote

to show extreme fondness, or pay a lot of attention to someone

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Base

Lacking morals

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Pious

religious; devout; holy or sacred; virtuous and moral

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Theology

religious theory

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Daft

lacking common sense, irrational

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Tainted

polluted, spoiled, or corrupted

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Calamity

a disastrous situation or event

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Menacingly

in a threatening and dangerous manner

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Lechery

lustful behavior, especially by a man, that is regarded as distasteful