To Kill a Mocking Bird
Terms in this set (27)
Owning property; a settle on land ownership
words written or spoken briefly, clearly expressed, precise, direct, right to the point
a group of citizens chosen to hear evidence and make a decision in a court of law; a body of people sworn to give verdict in a legal case on the basis of evidence submitted to them in court; A group of people that decides if a person is guilty or not in court.
Scold for bad behavior
lacking knowledge or awarenss; uneducated
improvement of a person morally or intellectually; spiritual improvement
facts or information providing a belief to be true or false
to be under pressure or intimidation (fear)
restrict or burden; limit
blameless or in the clear
dissatisfied; feeling or expressing bitterness at having been treated unfairly.
responsible for a wrongdoing
Detention; a temporary stay.
occurring one after another
To cancel or make invalid
(law) the determination of a person's innocence or guilt by due process of law
(v.) to keep doing something in spite of difficulties; to refuse to quit even when the going is tough
The belief that one race is superior to another
wanting or seeking revenge
something that is true on a broad range, not specific.
to express strong disapproval of; censure
Stopping blaming someone and/or pardoning them for what they have done wrong; forgiving someone
forcing sex on an unwilling partner
The act of intentionally taking one's own life.
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