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

to rebuke somebody for a wrong doing

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Condemnation

disapproval, criticism, denunciation

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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 a 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 somebody

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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; corrupted

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Calamity

a disastrous situation or event

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Menacingly

in a threatening or dangerous matter

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Lechery

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