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15 terms
Scarlet Letter Ch. 6
efficacy
russet
imbued
mutability
effective as a means of remedy
a course brownish homespun cloth
inspired as with feelings, opinions, etc.
subject to change
efficacy
effective as a means of remedy
russet
a course brownish homespun cloth
20 terms
Scarlet Letter Chapters 1-6
Utopia
Sepulchres
Congenial
Scourged... Scourge
A place or state of political or social perfection
A burial vault built of rock or stone
pleasant friendly
V. to subject to severe criticism or satire... n. a whip
Utopia
A place or state of political or social perfection
Sepulchres
A burial vault built of rock or stone
10 terms
The Scarlet Letter Set 6
exemplary
emaciated
imminent
importunate
adj. serving as a model; serving as a warning
adj. abnormally lean (starving)
adj. likely to happen very soon
adj. annoyingly persistent
exemplary
adj. serving as a model; serving as a warning
emaciated
adj. abnormally lean (starving)
27 terms
The Scarlet Letter 1 to 6
ignominy
transgressor
malfactress
iniquity
(n.) shame and disgrace
a person who breaks a law or moral code; culprit
female guilty of crime
sin; evil act; wickedness
ignominy
(n.) shame and disgrace
transgressor
a person who breaks a law or moral code; culprit
6 terms
The Scarlet Letter Chapter 6
why did Hester name her child Pearl?
Why can't Pearl be made amendable to r…
What would Pearl do when children gath…
When Pearl plays, what does she imagin…
Because it represents that Hester paid a great price to have…
Because she is crazy
She would scream and throw rocks at them
She creates imaginary enemies to fight
why did Hester name her child Pearl?
Because it represents that Hester paid a great price to have…
Why can't Pearl be made amendable to r…
Because she is crazy
The Scarlet Letter 1-6
utopia (n)
sepulcher (n)
demeanor (n)
transgress (v)
1. (usually lowercase) an ideal place or state. ... 2. (usually…
a tomb, grave, or burial place.
1. conduct; behavior; deportment.... 2. facial appearance; mien.
1. verb (used without object)to violate a law, command, moral…
utopia (n)
1. (usually lowercase) an ideal place or state. ... 2. (usually…
sepulcher (n)
a tomb, grave, or burial place.
15 terms
Scarlet Letter Vocab #6
buckram
preteraturally
depredation
obeisance
n stiff fabric
adv beyond what is regular in nature
n the act of preying upon
n gesture of respect
buckram
n stiff fabric
preteraturally
adv beyond what is regular in nature
10 terms
Scarlet Letter (6)
adduce
vindicate
importunate
reverential
to cite as proof; to lead to... If you were a lawyer, you might…
to clear of blame; support a claim... _________ means to justif…
pleading; extremely urgent; persistence... ____________ means a…
expressing great awe and respect... When you're ____________ ,…
adduce
to cite as proof; to lead to... If you were a lawyer, you might…
vindicate
to clear of blame; support a claim... _________ means to justif…
12 terms
Scarlet Letter Vocabulary 4-6
sagamore
peremptory
paramour
vivify
(noun) a chief or leader among the American Indians
(adjective) leaving no opportunity for denial or refusal; imp…
(noun) an illicity lover, especially of a married person
(verb) to give life to; animate; quicken
sagamore
(noun) a chief or leader among the American Indians
peremptory
(adjective) leaving no opportunity for denial or refusal; imp…
10 terms
Scarlet Letter 4-6
1. anathemas (n.):
2. draught (n.):
3. efficacy (n.):
4. expostulation (n.):
curses; denunciations; bad wishes
a drink; a dose; that which is taken in by drinking or inhaling
effectiveness; capacity for producing effects
complaint; earnest protest
1. anathemas (n.):
curses; denunciations; bad wishes
2. draught (n.):
a drink; a dose; that which is taken in by drinking or inhaling
16 terms
Scarlet Letter 6-11
caprice
inimical
benevolence
propagate
sudden, impulsive action/notion
adverse, in terms of hostility or malevolence
disposition to do good
to cause to increase
caprice
sudden, impulsive action/notion
inimical
adverse, in terms of hostility or malevolence
20 terms
The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary #6
indefeasible
emaciated
retribution
mountebank
not able to be lost
abnormally thin
punishment that is considered to be morally right and fully d…
a fraud
indefeasible
not able to be lost
emaciated
abnormally thin
13 terms
Scarlet Letter 5-6
How is Hester's emergence from the pri…
What traditional dichotomy does Hawtho…
Give two reasons why Hester decides to…
How do the townspeople treat Hester? H…
The first time she is let go she is more defiant, now she is…
She is a castaway, she is accepted by nature and not by the P…
1) She sees isolation as her punishment ... 2) She doesn't want…
They make he feel like an outcast. She chooses to be the bigg…
How is Hester's emergence from the pri…
The first time she is let go she is more defiant, now she is…
What traditional dichotomy does Hawtho…
She is a castaway, she is accepted by nature and not by the P…
10 terms
The Scarlet Letter Set 6
exemplary
emaciated
imminent
importunate
adj. serving as a model; serving as a warning
adj. abnormally lean (starving)
adj. likely to happen very soon
adj. annoyingly persistent
exemplary
adj. serving as a model; serving as a warning
emaciated
adj. abnormally lean (starving)
21 terms
Scarlet letter 6-10
What, according to the narrator, is ir…
What is the significance of Pearl's na…
What is significant about Pearl's temp…
Explain the ambiguity concerning Pearl…
Pearl is the reason for all her mother's troubles because her…
Hester chose the name Pearl because Pearl was "purchased" wit…
Pearl is very aggressive toward the kids that make fun of Hes…
Townspeople believe Pearl is the incarnation of the Devil, wh…
What, according to the narrator, is ir…
Pearl is the reason for all her mother's troubles because her…
What is the significance of Pearl's na…
Hester chose the name Pearl because Pearl was "purchased" wit…
10 terms
The Scarlet Letter: Chapters 4-6
anathemas
draught
efficacy
expostulation
curses; denunciations; bad wishes
a drink; a dose; that which is taken in by drinking or inhaling
effectiveness; capacity for producing effects
complaint; earnest protest
anathemas
curses; denunciations; bad wishes
draught
a drink; a dose; that which is taken in by drinking or inhaling
10 terms
Scarlet Letter Ch 6-9
efficacy
caprice
delve
epoch
the quality of being successful in producing an intended resu…
whim; sudden change of mind without any real cause
to dig; to search deeply and thoroughly into
An extended period of time marked by a series of related even…
efficacy
the quality of being successful in producing an intended resu…
caprice
whim; sudden change of mind without any real cause
11 terms
the scarlet letter chapter 6
We have hardly spoken about that innoc…
Certainly, Pearl had no physical defec…
This outward changeability hinted at t…
Parents disciplined their children muc…
We have hardly spoken about that innocent infant who happened…
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chapter 6 page three
chapter 6 page 4
We have hardly spoken about that innoc…
We have hardly spoken about that innocent infant who happened…
Certainly, Pearl had no physical defec…
chapter 6 page 2
The Scarlet Letter Vocab #6
Affliction
Appalled
Asperity
Conjectural
something causing pain and distress; a misfortune
Filled with dismay; shocked
Sharpness
Based on guesswork
Affliction
something causing pain and distress; a misfortune
Appalled
Filled with dismay; shocked
14 terms
The Scarlet Letter: 6
Abhor
Abrasive
Bigot
Counterfeit
To strongly dislike
Irritating
A prejudice person
Fake; flase
Abhor
To strongly dislike
Abrasive
Irritating
14 terms
The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary #6
Affliction.
Appalled.
Asperity.
Conjectural.
Something causing pain and distress; a misfortune.
Filled with dismay; shocked.
Sharpness.
Based on guesswork.
Affliction.
Something causing pain and distress; a misfortune.
Appalled.
Filled with dismay; shocked.
20 terms
The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary #6
indefeasible
emaciated
retribution
mountebank
not able to be lost, annulled, or overturned
abnormally thin
punishment that is considered to be morally right and fully d…
a person who deceives others; a fraud
indefeasible
not able to be lost, annulled, or overturned
emaciated
abnormally thin
22 terms
The Scarlet Letter Vocab, Scarlet Letter Vocab 6-10, "Scarlet Letter" Vocabulary Section 4
Abate
Manifest
Poignant
Prodigious
(of something perceived as hostile, threatening, or negative)…
Clear or obvious to the eye or mind; apparent
Evoking a keen sense of sadness or regret
Remarkably or impressively great in extent, size, or degree
Abate
(of something perceived as hostile, threatening, or negative)…
Manifest
Clear or obvious to the eye or mind; apparent
20 terms
The Scarlet Letter Vocab 6
Imbibes
Exemplary
Emaciated
Imminent
Drinks in
Serving as a model
Abnormally lean
Likely to happen very soon
Imbibes
Drinks in
Exemplary
Serving as a model
10 terms
The Scarlet Letter Vocabulary #6
vindicate
zeal
affinity
erudite
(v.) clear (someone) of blame or suspicion.
(n.) great energy or enthusiasm in pursuit of a cause or an o…
(n.) a spontaneous or natural liking or sympathy for someone…
(adj.) having or showing great knowledge or learning.
vindicate
(v.) clear (someone) of blame or suspicion.
zeal
(n.) great energy or enthusiasm in pursuit of a cause or an o…
20 terms
The Scarlet letter #6
Imbibes
Exemplary
Emaciated
Imminent
Drinks in absorbs
Serving as a model; worth imitating; warning
Abnormally lean, from starvation or illness
Likely to happen very soon
Imbibes
Drinks in absorbs
Exemplary
Serving as a model; worth imitating; warning
10 terms
Vocab 6: The Scarlet Letter
visage
exhort
tremulous
lurid
(n) a person's facial features and expressions
(v) to strongly urge someone to do something
(adj) shaking or quivering slightly
(adj) vivid in color that is gruesome and unnatural
visage
(n) a person's facial features and expressions
exhort
(v) to strongly urge someone to do something
30 terms
The Scarlet Letter 5-6
vivify
embody
inscrutable
assimilate
give life to
give concrete form to
mysterious
unite or combine
vivify
give life to
embody
give concrete form to
25 terms
the scarlet letter 1-6
throng
pillory
conspicuous
ignominy
a crowd
(n.) A device for publicly punishing offenders; a means for e…
Easy to notice; obvious
deep disgrace
throng
a crowd
pillory
(n.) A device for publicly punishing offenders; a means for e…
13 terms
The Scarlet Letter 6-8
Plebeian
Mutability
Extant
Emolument
A commoner
Able or likely to change often
Still in existence; surviving
A salary, fee, or profit from employment or office
Plebeian
A commoner
Mutability
Able or likely to change often
19 terms
The Scarlet Letter 6-11
Mutability
Caprice
Constrained
Inviolable
Ability to change
a whim; sudden change of mind
Compelled; forced
indestructible
Mutability
Ability to change
Caprice
a whim; sudden change of mind
21 terms
The Scarlet Letter 6-11
Mutability
Caprice
Constrained
Inviolable
n. ability to change
n. a whim; a sudden change of mind
v. compelled; forced
adj. indestructible
Mutability
n. ability to change
Caprice
n. a whim; a sudden change of mind
21 terms
The Scarlet Letter list 6
abnegation
alacrity
burgeon
cajolery
self denial
cheerful willingness; eagerness; speed or quickness; CELERITY
to begin to grow or blossom; to flourish
the act of urging with gentle and repeated appeals, teasing,…
abnegation
self denial
alacrity
cheerful willingness; eagerness; speed or quickness; CELERITY
10 terms
The Scarlet Letter (4-6)
anathemas (n.)
draught (n.)
efficacy (n.)
expostulation (n.)
a formal curse by a pope/a council of the Church, excommunica…
(British spelling of draft) a preliminary version of a piece…
the ability to produce a desired or intended result.
to reason earnestly with someone against something that perso…
anathemas (n.)
a formal curse by a pope/a council of the Church, excommunica…
draught (n.)
(British spelling of draft) a preliminary version of a piece…
The Scarlet Letter (4-6)
Anathemas
Draught
Efficacy
Expostulation
Someone or something intensely dislike or loathed; one that i…
A drink or concoction, usually medicinal in nature
The power to produce a desired result or effect
The act of reasoning earnestly with a person for purposes of…
Anathemas
Someone or something intensely dislike or loathed; one that i…
Draught
A drink or concoction, usually medicinal in nature
10 terms
The Scarlet Letter 4-6
Anathemas
Draught
Efficacy
Expostulation
Major dislike
A draft
Being efficient
Strong disagreement
Anathemas
Major dislike
Draught
A draft
9 terms
The Scarlet Letter (6-8)
Ascetic
Aver
Callous
Contumacious
practicing self-denial
to say something in a very strong and definite way
emotionally hardened
stubbornly disobedient
Ascetic
practicing self-denial
Aver
to say something in a very strong and definite way
The Scarlet Letter 6-12
Mutability
Caprice
Constrained
Inviolable
ability to change
a whim; a sudden change of mind
compelled; forced
indestructible
Mutability
ability to change
Caprice
a whim; a sudden change of mind
30 terms
The Scarlet Letter 1-6
Abate
amenable
ascetic
brazen
to make or become less, to reduce
responsive to authority
self-denying, austere
shameless, bold
Abate
to make or become less, to reduce
amenable
responsive to authority
30 terms
The Scarlet Letter (6-9)
Luster
Vigor
Dexterity
Faculty
soft reflected light; sheen
physical or mental strength, energy, or force
skill and grace in physical movement, especially in the use o…
an inherent power or ability
Luster
soft reflected light; sheen
Vigor
physical or mental strength, energy, or force
30 terms
The Scarlet Letter (6-9)
Luster
Vigor
Dexterity
Faculty
soft reflected light; sheen
physical or mental strength, energy, or force
skill and grace in physical movement, especially in the use o…
an inherent power or ability
Luster
soft reflected light; sheen
Vigor
physical or mental strength, energy, or force
16 terms
The Scarlet Letter (6-8)
Apprehension
Mutability
Caprice
Inexplicable
anxiety or fear that something bad or unpleasant will happen
means the quality of being changeable
a sudden and unaccountable change of mood or behavior
unable to be explained or accounted for
Apprehension
anxiety or fear that something bad or unpleasant will happen
Mutability
means the quality of being changeable
18 terms
The Scarlet Letter 1-6
Abate
Auspicious
Beadle
Behoove
To lessen or make something lessen gradually
Marked by lucky signs or good omens, and therefore by the pro…
A minor church official who ushers or helps preserve order du…
Be fitting, to be right and proper or appropriate for somebody
Abate
To lessen or make something lessen gradually
Auspicious
Marked by lucky signs or good omens, and therefore by the pro…
20 terms
The Scarlet Letter 1-6
beadle
contumely
ignominy
inauspicious
(n) a church officer assisting the minister
(n) insulting language or treatment
(n) public shame
(adj) not conducive to success; unpromising
beadle
(n) a church officer assisting the minister
contumely
(n) insulting language or treatment
20 terms
The Scarlet Letter 1-6
Anatheam
Auspicisious
Despondecy
DIscerning
Something or someone that one strongly dislikes.
Conductive to success; promising.
A state of low spirits caused by loss of hope or courage.
Having or showing good judgment.
Anatheam
Something or someone that one strongly dislikes.
Auspicisious
Conductive to success; promising.
10 terms
the scarlet letter 6-9
morbid
malicious
placid
caprice
adjective... characterized by or appealing to an abnormal and un…
adjective... indending or intended to do harm
adjective... tranquil
noun... a sudden and unaccountable change (of mood or behavior)
morbid
adjective... characterized by or appealing to an abnormal and un…
malicious
adjective... indending or intended to do harm
23 terms
The Scarlet Letter ch 6-12
anathemas
caprice
inviolable
sprite
curses; vehement denunciations
impulsive action; whim
cannot be violated, penetrated, or broken
spirit; supernatural force; pixie
anathemas
curses; vehement denunciations
caprice
impulsive action; whim
20 terms
The Scarlet Letter
Hester Prynne
Roger Chillingsworth
"A"
Reverend Dimmesdale
Protagonist - Wears the Scarlet Letter
Antongonist - Hester's Husband
Adultery
Pearl's Father
Hester Prynne
Protagonist - Wears the Scarlet Letter
Roger Chillingsworth
Antongonist - Hester's Husband
15 terms
6-10 Vocabulary~The Scarlet Letter
eternal
malice
penance
subtle
lasting; never-ending
ill will; hatred
punishment; penalty
hidden; not obvious
eternal
lasting; never-ending
malice
ill will; hatred
152 terms
The Scarlet Letter
Alchemy
Anathemas
anemones and columbines
Ann Turner
the ancient system of chemistry and philosophy having the aim…
curses things or persons greatly detested.
flowers of the buttercup family.
an alleged witch who supposedly helped in the poisoning in th…
Alchemy
the ancient system of chemistry and philosophy having the aim…
Anathemas
curses things or persons greatly detested.
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