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Flashcards in The Crucible (Act 3 Vocabulary) Deck (18):
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vestry

a room in a church where meeting or classes are held

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remourseful

without compassion; relentless

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wrath

fury often marked by a desire for vengeance

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contentious

causing or likely to cause disagreements and disputes between people with different views

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deposition

witness's testimony

6

befuddled

confused or perplexed

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immaculate

clean and free from blemishes

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qualm

a misgiving, doubt, or bad feeling

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callously

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

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apparition

an unexpected sight; ghost

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contemplation

long and attentive consideration or observation of something

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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

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denounce

to express harsh criticism or condemnation of something or somebody