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10 terms
The Crucible American Literature
Corroborate
Contentious
Deference
Imperceptible
to support with evidence
quarrlesome
respect and honer due to a superior elder
extremely slight, barely noticeable
Corroborate
to support with evidence
Contentious
quarrlesome
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American Literature / The Crucible Vocab
Contentious
Imperceptible
Dissembling
Slander
Argumentative
Barely noticeable
Concealment of one's real nature or motives
Calumny
Contentious
Argumentative
Imperceptible
Barely noticeable
American Literature The Crucible Act 2 vocabulary
pallor
poppet
ameliorate
indignant
an unhealthy or pale appereance (n.) ... late Middle English: fr…
a small child or doll (n.) ... late Middle English: based on Lat…
make (something bad or unsatisfactory) better (v.) ... mid 18th…
feeling or showing anger or annoyance at what is perceived as…
pallor
an unhealthy or pale appereance (n.) ... late Middle English: fr…
poppet
a small child or doll (n.) ... late Middle English: based on Lat…
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American Literature: The Crucible Act I
"So now they and their church found it…
Explain how the witch-hunt years were…
Identify Tituba, Abigail, and Betty
Why does Mrs. Putnam believe there are…
They settled in Salem to practice religion freely. But upon a…
People used this as a time to get back at someone they had pe…
Tituba- Slave for Rev. Parris from Barbados; She was in her f…
Since 7/8 of her babies died the day they were born, she beli…
"So now they and their church found it…
They settled in Salem to practice religion freely. But upon a…
Explain how the witch-hunt years were…
People used this as a time to get back at someone they had pe…
37 terms
The Crucible- American Literature
Samuel Parris
Thomas Putnam
Mrs. Putnam
Abigail Williams
He is a reverend. (Not a priest) Not much interest in childre…
Believes Abigail is into witchcraft. Betty's cousin.
Believes Abigail is into witchcraft. She lost 7 babies she sa…
Niece of Samuel Parris. 17 years old. She is a decemberler (a…
Samuel Parris
He is a reverend. (Not a priest) Not much interest in childre…
Thomas Putnam
Believes Abigail is into witchcraft. Betty's cousin.
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American Literature: The Crucible Vocab
Anarchy (n)
Autocratic (adj)
Defamation (n)
Faction (n)
Absence of government; a utopian society of individuals who e…
A way of ruling, but not in a nice way; use fear and control…
The act of damaging good reputation of someone.
A group of persons forming a cohesive, usually contentious mi…
Anarchy (n)
Absence of government; a utopian society of individuals who e…
Autocratic (adj)
A way of ruling, but not in a nice way; use fear and control…
American Literature The Crucible Terms
Mediator
Induce
Dolorous
Ineffable
n. one who reconciles opposing groups
v. cause; bring about
adj. mental suffering or anguish
adj. too overwhelming to be spoken
Mediator
n. one who reconciles opposing groups
Induce
v. cause; bring about
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American Literature "The Crucible" Vocabulary
heathen
theocracy
providence
trepidation
a person who is not a believer in any of the world's chief re…
system of government in which priests rule in the name of God
the protective care of God or of nature as a spiritual power
a feeling of fear or agitation about something that may happen
heathen
a person who is not a believer in any of the world's chief re…
theocracy
system of government in which priests rule in the name of God
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American Literature: The Crucible terms
Calamity
Conjured
Faction
Abominations
Disaster
Summoned by oath or spell
Small group, usually contentious, within a larger group
Things that elicit great dislike or abhorrence
Calamity
Disaster
Conjured
Summoned by oath or spell
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The Crucible Vocab- American Literature
contentious
imperceptible
dissembling
slander
argumentative
barely noticeable
concealment of one's real nature or motives
the action or crime of making a false spoken statement damagi…
contentious
argumentative
imperceptible
barely noticeable
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American Literature , THE CRUCIBLE Characters
Reverend Paris
Betty Paris
Tituba
Abigail Williams
Minster in Salem
Paris daughter
Paris black slave
Paris niece
Reverend Paris
Minster in Salem
Betty Paris
Paris daughter
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American Literature: The Crucible
Why did Nathaniel Hathorne change his…
Transcendentalism
Puritan Culture
Why did these young girls call people…
Because his great-grandfather sentenced 25 people to death du…
the act of removing yourself from society so you can learn mo…
-couldn't play with toys... -males followed dad's around to lear…
for the first time these girls had power, something they neve…
Why did Nathaniel Hathorne change his…
Because his great-grandfather sentenced 25 people to death du…
Transcendentalism
the act of removing yourself from society so you can learn mo…
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American Literature: The Crucible Act II Study Guide
Giles Corey
Sarah Osburn
John Proctor
Irony
He feels guilty about ever mentioning that his wife reads boo…
She will hang for denying that she is a witch; the main accus…
We see at the beginning of the Act that there is a coldness b…
When Proctor forgets the commandment adultery when being ques…
Giles Corey
He feels guilty about ever mentioning that his wife reads boo…
Sarah Osburn
She will hang for denying that she is a witch; the main accus…
42 terms
American Literature The Crucible
How is the theme intolerance used in T…
How is the theme hysteria used in The…
How is the theme reputation used in Th…
How is the symbolism of the witch tria…
Intolerance is used by the church in the theocratic society t…
Hysteria tears apart the community in The Crucible, and gives…
In an environment where reputation plays such an important ro…
This play can be seen as symbolic of the paranoia about commu…
How is the theme intolerance used in T…
Intolerance is used by the church in the theocratic society t…
How is the theme hysteria used in The…
Hysteria tears apart the community in The Crucible, and gives…
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American Literature: The Crucible Act II
At the beginning of the act, John Proc…
What did Abigail Williams reveal to Jo…
Why hasn't John told the court what he…
What lie did John Proctor tell to Eliz…
That the house is cold and that there is tension between the…
Abigail Williams reveals to John Proctor that "said it not to…
John hasn't told the court what he knows because he doesn't w…
The lie that John Proctor told to Elizabeth which makes her m…
At the beginning of the act, John Proc…
That the house is cold and that there is tension between the…
What did Abigail Williams reveal to Jo…
Abigail Williams reveals to John Proctor that "said it not to…
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The Crucible: Character List for American Literature
Reverend Parris
Betty Parris
Tituba
Abigail Williams
Middle 40's widower, doesn't like kids, felt insulted, felt p…
Sick, young, accused of witchcraft, Reverend's daughter, liar
She is in hr 40's she is a slave, scared from Borbados
She is an orphan, dissembling, a beautiful niece of Parris, w…
Reverend Parris
Middle 40's widower, doesn't like kids, felt insulted, felt p…
Betty Parris
Sick, young, accused of witchcraft, Reverend's daughter, liar
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American Literature Unit 2 Crucible Vocab
anarchy
autocratic
defamation
faction
a state of disorder due to absence of non-recognition of auth…
pertaining to or of the nature of absolute or tyranny (synony…
the act of a false or unjustified injury of the good reputati…
a group or clique within a larger group or civilization (syno…
anarchy
a state of disorder due to absence of non-recognition of auth…
autocratic
pertaining to or of the nature of absolute or tyranny (synony…
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American Literature: Act 2-4 Crucible Vocab
loftily
ameliorate
jabberer
daft
being haughty/arrogant
improve (something bad)
rapid/indistinct talker
foolish
loftily
being haughty/arrogant
ameliorate
improve (something bad)
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American Literature - The Crucible: Act II
Falter
Magistrate
Pallor
Compensate
to hesitate or waver in action, purpose, intent, etc; give way
a civil officer charged with the administration of the law
unusual or extreme paleness as from fear, ill health, or deat…
to counterbalance; offset; be equivalent to
Falter
to hesitate or waver in action, purpose, intent, etc; give way
Magistrate
a civil officer charged with the administration of the law
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American Literature : The Crucible Act III
What was the accusation that Giles Cor…
What news do we learn about Rebecca Nu…
What does Rev. Parris accuse him of?
What two pieces of evidence are brough…
Kill all people to get land. Thomas Putnam was trying.
Accused of being a witch.
Trying to overthrow the court.
Not going to church, plowing on Sundays, and one of his sons…
What was the accusation that Giles Cor…
Kill all people to get land. Thomas Putnam was trying.
What news do we learn about Rebecca Nu…
Accused of being a witch.
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American Literature - The Crucible: Act II
Falter
Magistrate
Pallor
Compensate
to hesitate or waver in action, purpose, intent, etc; give way
a civil officer charged with the administration of the law
unusual or extreme paleness as from fear, ill health, or deat…
to counterbalance; offset; be equivalent to
Falter
to hesitate or waver in action, purpose, intent, etc; give way
Magistrate
a civil officer charged with the administration of the law
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American literature (crucible)
Parris
Tituba
Abigail
Mrs.Ann Putnam
-concerned about reputation ... -has a lot of pride ... -minister o…
-Paris' slave from Barbados... -Paris caught her preforming witc…
-had an affair with john proctor... -still in love with him^... -de…
-gave birth 8 times and lost 7 of them ... -convinced that they…
Parris
-concerned about reputation ... -has a lot of pride ... -minister o…
Tituba
-Paris' slave from Barbados... -Paris caught her preforming witc…
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American Literature: The Crucible Act I
Why has Rev. Parris sent for a doctor…
What advice does the doctor send back?
What does Parris questions his niece A…
What is Parris' main concern?
Betty wouldn't wake up. Betty is sick / ill.
Look for unnatural sources such as the devil or witchcraft. T…
Why they were dancing and what was going on in the forest.
Reputation
Why has Rev. Parris sent for a doctor…
Betty wouldn't wake up. Betty is sick / ill.
What advice does the doctor send back?
Look for unnatural sources such as the devil or witchcraft. T…
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The Crucible Vocabulary (words within Unit 2 of American Literature)
Predilection
Dissembling
Licentious
Ameliorate
Weakness
Dissimulate
Abandoned
Improve something
Predilection
Weakness
Dissembling
Dissimulate
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American Literature: The Crucible Vocab. #1
Persecute
Province
creed
Somber
to treat (someone) cruelly or unfairly especially because of…
any one of the large parts that some countries are divided in…
a statement of the basic beliefs of a religion
very sad and serious
Persecute
to treat (someone) cruelly or unfairly especially because of…
Province
any one of the large parts that some countries are divided in…
20 terms
Honors American Literature - The Crucible Characters
John Proctor
Abigail Williams
Reverend John Hale
Elizabeth Proctor
A local farmer who lives just outside town; Elizabeth Proctor…
Reverend Parris' neice, once the servant for the Proctor hous…
A young minister reputed to be an expert on witchcraft. He is…
John Proctor's wife. Elizabeth fired Abigail when she discove…
John Proctor
A local farmer who lives just outside town; Elizabeth Proctor…
Abigail Williams
Reverend Parris' neice, once the servant for the Proctor hous…
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American Literature - The Crucible: Act III
Contention
Vile
Deceive
Deposition
a claim that something is true; a declaration
highly unpleasant, offensive, or objectionable
to trick or lead a person into believing something that is no…
the process in which material is laid down.
Contention
a claim that something is true; a declaration
Vile
highly unpleasant, offensive, or objectionable
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American Literature - The Crucible: Act 1
Persecute
Province
Inhabit
Creed
to pursue or harass an individual; because pf religion, race…
territory, district, region
to live in a place
any system of codification of belief or of opinion
Persecute
to pursue or harass an individual; because pf religion, race…
Province
territory, district, region
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American Literature (Crucible Vocabulary)
Maraud
Crucible
Paradox
Persecute
(v) to roam around carrying out violent attacks
(n) a severe test or challenge
(n) something absurd or contradictory
(v) to harass, usually due to one's religious belief
Maraud
(v) to roam around carrying out violent attacks
Crucible
(n) a severe test or challenge
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American Literature Crucible Vocab
Conjured
Faction
Abomination
Inert
Summond by oath/spell
Small group within a larger group
Things that elicit great dislike or abhorrence
Unable to move or act
Conjured
Summond by oath/spell
Faction
Small group within a larger group
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American Literature/Crucible vocabulary
Abominations
Begrudge
Vindictive
Contention
A thing that causes disgust or hatred
Envy (someone) the possession or enjoyment of (something)
Having or showing a strong or unreasoning desire for revenge
Heated disagreement
Abominations
A thing that causes disgust or hatred
Begrudge
Envy (someone) the possession or enjoyment of (something)
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American Literature Crucible Vocabulary
Adamant
Ameliorate
Anarchy
Conciliatory
immovable
to improve
condition of lawlessness
showing goodwill to end an argument
Adamant
immovable
Ameliorate
to improve
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American Literature Crucible Vocab
creed (n)
predilection (n)
rankle (v)
maraud (v)
the written boy of teachings of a religious group that are ge…
a predisposition in favor of something
to gnaw on; to make resentful or angry
to raid and rove in search of booty
creed (n)
the written boy of teachings of a religious group that are ge…
predilection (n)
a predisposition in favor of something
10 terms
American Literature/Crucible vocabulary
Abominations
Begrudge
Vindictive
Contention
A thing that causes disgust or hatred
Envy (someone) the possession or enjoyment of (something)
Having or showing a strong or unreasoning desire for revenge
Heated disagreement
Abominations
A thing that causes disgust or hatred
Begrudge
Envy (someone) the possession or enjoyment of (something)
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Crucible Vocab- American Literature
Predilection
ingratiating
Calumny
Inculcation
Pre-existing liking, preference
Charming, flattering
False accusation, slander
teaching by repetition and insistant urging
Predilection
Pre-existing liking, preference
ingratiating
Charming, flattering
37 terms
Trimester 2 Literature- Crucible
John Proctor
Giles Corey
Elizabeth Proctor
Abigail Williams
"Because it is my name! Because I cannot have another one in…
"More weight."
"He have his goodness now. God forbid I take it from him!"
"I look for John Proctor that took me from my sleep and put k…
John Proctor
"Because it is my name! Because I cannot have another one in…
Giles Corey
"More weight."
61 terms
American Literature: Witch trials (The Crucible)
Who is the author of the Crucible?
What are the main topics or ideas in t…
What is Puritanism
What did people in Salem believe?
Arthur Miller
Puritanism + Witchcraft + McCarthyism + Arthur Miller
-originated in England during early 1600s... -believes in Predes…
-believed in witches and witchcraft (just like Puritans)
Who is the author of the Crucible?
Arthur Miller
What are the main topics or ideas in t…
Puritanism + Witchcraft + McCarthyism + Arthur Miller
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American literature crucible
Who wrote the crucible
It is an allegory comparing the ______…
Main protagonist
What is the crucible
Aurthur miller
Salem witch trails... Red scare
John proctor
A method of purifying method metal at high heat
Who wrote the crucible
Aurthur miller
It is an allegory comparing the ______…
Salem witch trails... Red scare
61 terms
American Literature: Witch trials (The Crucible)
Who is the author of the Crucible?
What are the main topics or ideas in t…
What is Puritanism
What did people in Salem believe?
Arthur Miller
Puritanism + Witchcraft + McCarthyism + Arthur Miller
-originated in England during early 1600s... -believes in Predes…
-believed in witches and witchcraft (just like Puritans)
Who is the author of the Crucible?
Arthur Miller
What are the main topics or ideas in t…
Puritanism + Witchcraft + McCarthyism + Arthur Miller
10 terms
American Literature: The Crucible, Act I Vocabulary
Afflict
Blatant
Condemn
Contempt
(verb) to cause pain or suffering
(adj) very obvious and offensive
(verb) to give a severe punishment
(noun) a lack of respect for or fear of something that is usu…
Afflict
(verb) to cause pain or suffering
Blatant
(adj) very obvious and offensive
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American Literature: Crucible Vocabulary Words
Indictment
Unintelligible
Transfixed
Pretense
Noun, a formal charge or accusation of a serious crime.
Adj, impossible to understand.
Verb, causes one to become motionless with horror, wonder, or…
Noun, an attempt to make something that is not the case appea…
Indictment
Noun, a formal charge or accusation of a serious crime.
Unintelligible
Adj, impossible to understand.
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American Literature; Week 3, The Crucible, Act One
theocracy
antagonistic
ingratiating
corroborate
(noun) a government ruled by god or priests
(adjective) showing or expressing hostility or opposition
(adjective) designed to win someones approval, especially to…
(verb) to give or represent evidence of the truth or somethin…
theocracy
(noun) a government ruled by god or priests
antagonistic
(adjective) showing or expressing hostility or opposition
25 terms
The Crucible Act One Study Guide American Literature
What does "Crucible" mean in the conte…
Why has Reverend Parris sent for a doc…
What advice does the doctor send back?
What does Parris question his niece Ab…
A trial where it gets heated quickly just like in a melting pot
Betty is very sick, and will not wake up at all
The doctors advice is to look for unnatural things for the so…
What she did exactly in the woods, and if she encountered or…
What does "Crucible" mean in the conte…
A trial where it gets heated quickly just like in a melting pot
Why has Reverend Parris sent for a doc…
Betty is very sick, and will not wake up at all
American Literature the crucible act 3 vocabulary
vestry
abundant
sophistication
wrath
a room or building attached to a church, used as an office an…
existing or available in large quantities; plentiful (adj.)…
the quality of being sophisticated (n.)... the quality that belo…
extreme anger (chiefly used for humorous or rhetorical effect…
vestry
a room or building attached to a church, used as an office an…
abundant
existing or available in large quantities; plentiful (adj.)…
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Honors American Literature The Crucible Vocabulary List
Abrogation (abrogate, abrogable, abrog…
Ameliorate (ameliorable)
Augur (augured)
Autocratic (autocracy)
Noun; Act of abolishing or doing away with something
Verb; Make or become better, to improve
Verb; To Predict. Noun; Person who makes the prediction
Adjective; For relating to a ruler with complete control
Abrogation (abrogate, abrogable, abrog…
Noun; Act of abolishing or doing away with something
Ameliorate (ameliorable)
Verb; Make or become better, to improve
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american literature- The Crucible act 1 vocab
heathen:
Faction
Abomination
Gibberish
a person who doesn't belong to a widely held religion (異教徒)
a small, organized dissenting group within a larger one, espe…
a thing that cause disgust or hatred or a feeling of hatred (…
unintelligible or meaningless speech or writing; nonsense. (胡…
heathen:
a person who doesn't belong to a widely held religion (異教徒)
Faction
a small, organized dissenting group within a larger one, espe…
52 terms
American Literature - The Crucible Acts I, II, and III
Persecute
Province
Inhabit
Creed
to pursue or harass an individual; because pf religion, race…
territory, district, region
to live in a place
any system of codification of belief or of opinion
Persecute
to pursue or harass an individual; because pf religion, race…
Province
territory, district, region
25 terms
Honors American Literature: The Crucible Act 1 Vocab
crucible
overture
rankle
paradox
melting pot/ severe test or trial
an introduction to something more substantial
to cause anger irritation or deep bitterness
a contradiction that is none the less true
crucible
melting pot/ severe test or trial
overture
an introduction to something more substantial
american literature the crucible act 4 vocabulary
stench
gaunt
strong box
gibbet
a strong and very unpleasant smell (n.)
(of a person) lean and haggard, especially because of sufferi…
a small lockable box, typically made of metal, in which valua…
a gallows (n.)
stench
a strong and very unpleasant smell (n.)
gaunt
(of a person) lean and haggard, especially because of sufferi…
15 terms
American Literature; Week 4, The Crucible, Act 1
abomination
calumny
conjure
covenated
(noun) something that causes disgust or hatred
(noun) an untrue statement that is made to damage someones re…
(verb) to make something appear or seem to appear by using ma…
(verb) to make a formal and serious agreement or promise
abomination
(noun) something that causes disgust or hatred
calumny
(noun) an untrue statement that is made to damage someones re…
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