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Flashcards in the crucible act 2 Deck (18):
1

reprimand

to rebuke somebody for a wrongdoing

2

condemnation

disapproval criticism denunciation

3

scoff

to express derision or scorn about somebody or something

4

conviction

a firmly held belief or firmness of opinion

5

falter

to lose confidence

6

solemn

demonstrating sincerity and gravity

7

poppet

middle english a doll or a puppet

8

indignant

angry at unfairness

9

condemned

pronounced something or somebody as bad

10

dote

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

11

base

lacking morals

12

pious

religious devout holy or sacred virtuous and moral

13

theology

religious theory

14

daft

lacking common sense irrational

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tainted

polluted spoiled or corrupted

16

calamity

a disastrous situation or event

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menacingly

in a threatening and dangerous manner

18

lechery

lustful behavior especially by a man that is regarded as distasteful