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Flashcards in the crucible act three Deck (15):
1

vestry

a room in a church where meetings are held

2

remorseless

without compassion

3

wrath

fury often marked by a desire for vengeance

4

contentious

causing or likely to cause disagreement

5

deposition

witness's testimony

6

befuddled

confused or perplexed

7

immaculate

clean and free from blemishes

8

qualm

a misgiving, doubt, or bad feeling

9

callously

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

10

apparition

an unexpected sight; a ghost

11

contemplation

long and attentive consideration

12

afflicted

distressed

13

dumbfounded

temporarily speechless with astonishment

14

slovenly

not concerned about conventional standards

15

transfixed

made immobile from shock