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Flashcards in the crucible act four Deck (17):
1

flask

container for alcohol

2

rile

to irritate somebody

3

stench

horrible smell

4

gaunt

thin and bony

5

providence

wisdom

6

gibbet

hanging post

7

excommunication

exclusion from christian community

8

quavering

trembling

9

beguile

to charm

10

floundering

confusing

11

reprieve

stop a punishment

12

retalliation

intentional harm

13

statuate

established rule

14

adamant

very determined

15

belie

disguise

16

boundless

limitless

17

penitence

regret for sins