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

conviction

a firmly held belief or firmness of opinion

2

falter

to lose confidence

3

solemn

demonstrating sincerity and gravity

4

poppet

Middle English--- a doll or puppet

5

indignant

angry at unfairness

6

condemned

pronounced something or somebody as bad

7

dote

to show off extreme fondness

8

base

lacking morals

9

pious

religious; devout

10

theology

religious theory

11

daft

lacking common sense

12

tainted

polluted, spoiled

13

calmity

a disastrous situation or event

14

menacingly

in a threatening and dangerous manner

15

lechery

lustful behavior