a vessel made to withstand intense heats OR a severe test or trial.
an uncivilized person, or one with no religion. In this play, a person who is not a good Puritan.
to have dealings with.
a group of persons forming an argumentative minority within a larger group.
something distasteful, awful.
a dispute, controversy.
to call up the devil, or to call up spirits.
a binding agreement to God.
known widely, infamous.
or Succubi: evil spirits that come in the night.