the crucible vocab act 1

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vocab

ideology

a manner or the content of thinking characteristic of an individual,group,or culture

paradox

a statement that is seemingly contradictory or opposed to common sense and yet is perhaps true

theocracy

government of a state by immediate divine guidance or by church officials who are regarded as divinely guided

villainy

wretched,evil conduct

hearty

strong,helathy

quaking

trembling,shuddering,quivering with fear

dissembling

concealing the facts; hiding under a false pretense

property

socially acceptable behavior and speech

heathen

an uncivilized or irreglious person;pagan

witched

affected by witchcraft; in a spell

opened

been honest; told the complete truth

trafficked

traded;had dealings or associations

conjured

summoned a devil or spirit by invocation or incantation

faction

group; secret faction;clique

abominations

sources of utter disgust or intense dislike; hateful,disgusting actions

gibberish

unintelligible or meaningless language; nonsense

white

free from moral impurity; pure

goody

used as a title preceding a surname- a usually married woman of low station

sniveling

speaking or acting in a whining, sniffling, tearful, or weakly emotional manner

deference

respect and esteem due a superior or an elder

marvel

something that causes wonder or astonishment

providence

event guided by god or divine leadership

ail

suffer ill health

naught

nothing

dwindling

steadily lessening

demonic

possessed or influenced by a demon; satanic; fiendish

vindictive

disposed to seek revenge

smirched

discredited or disgraced

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