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Flashcards in The Crucible (Act 2 Vocabulary) Deck (18):
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reprimand

to rebuke someone for a wrong doing

2

condemnation

disapproval, critism

3

scoff

to express derision or scorn about somebody or something

4

conviction

firmly held belief or firmness of opinion

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falter

to lose confidence

6

solemn

demonstrating sincerity and gravity

7

poppet

middle english - a doll or puppet

8

indignant

angry at unfairness

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condemned

pronounced something or someone as bad

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dote

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

11

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

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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