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Flashcards in the crucible act 3 Deck (18):
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vestry

a room in a church where meeting or classes are held

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remorseless

without compassion relentless

3

wrath

fury often marked by a desire for vengeance

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immaculate

causing or likely to cause disagreement and disputes between people with differing views

5

deposition

witness's testimony

6

befuddled

confused or perplexed

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immaculate

clean and free from blemishes showing faultless perfection

8

qualm

a misgiving doubt or bad feeling

9

callously

in away that shows no concern if other people are hurt or upset

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apparition

an unexpected sight a ghost

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contemplation

long and attentive consideration or observation of something

12

afflicted

distressed

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dumbfounded

temporarily speechless with astonishment

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slovenly

not concerned about conventional standards of personal hygiene and tidiness

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transfixed

made immobile from shock

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befouled

dirty or impure

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quail

to show fear or apprehension

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denounce

to express harsh criticism or condemnation of something or somebody usually in public