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10 terms
Crucible Act 1
pre-eminent
crucible
dissembling
propriety
(adj) greatest in importance or degree or significance or ach…
(noun) a vessel made of material that can resist great heat u…
(verb) to conceal one's true motives, feelings or thoughts by…
(noun) correct or appropriate behavior
pre-eminent
(adj) greatest in importance or degree or significance or ach…
crucible
(noun) a vessel made of material that can resist great heat u…
15 terms
Crucible List 3
Reprimand
*Condemn
Weighty
*Conviction
To severely criticize or correct
To indicate strong dissaproval of; to sentence to punishment
Important
Firm or strong belief
Reprimand
To severely criticize or correct
*Condemn
To indicate strong dissaproval of; to sentence to punishment
16 terms
The Crucible = Vocab list 1
Fathom
Anarchy
Trepidation
Pallor
to understand
lack of government
apprehension; dread
paleness
Fathom
to understand
Anarchy
lack of government
20 terms
introduction to the crucible
deflect
conjure
ambivalence
restitution
turn aside; turn away from a straight course
to summon or bring into being as if by magic
The state of having contradictory or conflicting emotional at…
(n.) - compensation, reimbursement
deflect
turn aside; turn away from a straight course
conjure
to summon or bring into being as if by magic
The Crucible Vocab set #1
Communism
Crucible
Crucible
Dramatic Irony
A political system in which the government owns all property…
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
a severe test or trial
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
Communism
A political system in which the government owns all property…
Crucible
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
12 terms
The Crucible
Communism
Crucible (1)
Crucible (2)
Dramatic Irony
A political system in which the government owns all property…
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
A severe test or trial
(theater) irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation…
Communism
A political system in which the government owns all property…
Crucible (1)
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
12 terms
The crucible
Communism
crucible
crucible
dramatic irony
A political system in which the government owns all property…
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
a severe test or trial
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
Communism
A political system in which the government owns all property…
crucible
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
17 terms
the crucible acts 1 and 2 quiz
crucible
what does the word "crucible" derive f…
what is the term "crux/crucible" known…
where does the crucible take place?
pot or vessel used for melting metals
it derives from the Latin word "crux", which means cross or t…
a severe test
1692, Salem, Massachusetts Bay Colony
crucible
pot or vessel used for melting metals
what does the word "crucible" derive f…
it derives from the Latin word "crux", which means cross or t…
21 terms
The Crucible - Acts 1 and 2
Calumny
Crucible
Dissembling
Inculcation
noun - false accusation; slander
noun - a heat-resistant container in which metals are heated…
verb - disguising one's real nature or motives; pretense
noun - teaching by repetition and insistent urging
Calumny
noun - false accusation; slander
Crucible
noun - a heat-resistant container in which metals are heated…
19 terms
The Crucible - Elements - Introductory Words
Allegory
Paradox
Exposition
Inciting Incident
A story in which each aspect of the story has a symbolic mean…
A statement that seems self-contradictory or absurd but in re…
Beginning of a story;... Background information on characters an…
The beginning or initial conflict that puts the story into mo…
Allegory
A story in which each aspect of the story has a symbolic mean…
Paradox
A statement that seems self-contradictory or absurd but in re…
12 terms
"The Crucible" Vocab Set #1
Communism
Crucible
Crucible
Dramatic Irony
A political system in which the government owns all property…
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
a severe test or trial
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
Communism
A political system in which the government owns all property…
Crucible
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
12 terms
"The Crucible" Vocab Set #1
Communism
Crucible (1)
Crucible (2)
Dramatic Irony
A political system in which the government owns all property…
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
a severe test or trial
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
Communism
A political system in which the government owns all property…
Crucible (1)
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
22 terms
The Crucible Vocabulary
Ameliorate
Calumny
Clamor
Crucible 1
To make better; to improve
Malicious lie intended to hurt someone's reputation; the act…
NOISY OUTCRY
a severe test or trial
Ameliorate
To make better; to improve
Calumny
Malicious lie intended to hurt someone's reputation; the act…
The Crucible
communism
Crucible (1)
Crucible(2)
Dramatic Irony
A political system in which the government owns all property…
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
a severe test or trial
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
communism
A political system in which the government owns all property…
Crucible (1)
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
12 terms
"The Crucible"
Communism
Crucible
Crucible (2)
Dramatic Irony
A political system in which the government owns all property…
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
a severe test or trail
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
Communism
A political system in which the government owns all property…
Crucible
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
20 terms
The crucible act 1 &2
Calumny
Conjure
Creed
Crucible
False and malicious statements to damage someones reputation
To summon or make appear (spirit)
System of beliefs
Ceramic or metal container in which substances can be heated…
Calumny
False and malicious statements to damage someones reputation
Conjure
To summon or make appear (spirit)
22 terms
English 3 H "The crucible" vocabulary
Pulpit
Faction
Abomination
Naught
An elevated platform or high reading desk used in preaching o…
A party or group (as within a government) that is often conte…
Something that causes extreme disgust or hatred
Nothing; old fashioned way to say "nothing"
Pulpit
An elevated platform or high reading desk used in preaching o…
Faction
A party or group (as within a government) that is often conte…
24 terms
Mrs. Lee The Crucible
The crucible literal meaning
The crucible figurative meaning
Setting
Internal conflict
Container that is heat resistant to test the heat of what met…
Place or occasion of a severe test
1692 Salem, Massachusetts. During witch trials
Occurs within a mind of a character tour between conflicting…
The crucible literal meaning
Container that is heat resistant to test the heat of what met…
The crucible figurative meaning
Place or occasion of a severe test
27 terms
Crucible Lit Terms
Crucible (literal meaning)
Crucible (figurative meaning)
Setting
Conflict
A heat proof container to test metals and other substances in…
A place or occasion of a severe test or trial
Place and time (& possible period in history) in which lit. e…
Struggle between opposing forces
Crucible (literal meaning)
A heat proof container to test metals and other substances in…
Crucible (figurative meaning)
A place or occasion of a severe test or trial
12 terms
the crucible
communism
crucible1
crucible2
dramatic irony
A political system in which the government owns all property…
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
severe test or trial
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
communism
A political system in which the government owns all property…
crucible1
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
15 terms
English Crucible Vocabulary #1
villainous
crucible
barbaric
fanatic
Adj; relating to, constituting, or guilty of wicked or crimin…
N; a place or occasion of severe test or trial. {know only fo…
Adj; savagely cruel; exceedingly brutal
N; a person filled with excessive enthusiasm, especially for…
villainous
Adj; relating to, constituting, or guilty of wicked or crimin…
crucible
N; a place or occasion of severe test or trial. {know only fo…
19 terms
The crucible act 1&2
Crucible
Crucible
What happens in the last act of a trag…
What genre is the crucible?
a vessel used to heat a substance to high temperature
a servere test or personal trial
Death takes place
Social drama , tragedy
Crucible
a vessel used to heat a substance to high temperature
Crucible
a servere test or personal trial
62 terms
The crucible act 1 and 2
Arthur miller
The right to act upon ones individual…
Broadway
1953
Who was the crucible written by
What is the crucible about
The crucible opened where
The crucible opened on broadway when
Arthur miller
Who was the crucible written by
The right to act upon ones individual…
What is the crucible about
20 terms
The Crucible
Ameliorate
Calumny
Clamor
Crucible
(V) To make something that is bad better
(N) Making false statements
(N) A loud noise
(N) A ceramic/ metal container for melting metal, A place of…
Ameliorate
(V) To make something that is bad better
Calumny
(N) Making false statements
40 terms
Crucible Vocab
crucible
predilection
marauded
citadel
a severe test or trial... A heat resistant container used to me…
A preference or special liking for something; a bias in favor…
to roam or go around in quest of plunder; make a raid for booty
(n.) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any stron…
crucible
a severe test or trial... A heat resistant container used to me…
predilection
A preference or special liking for something; a bias in favor…
14 terms
The Crucible: Quiz 1
Crucible 1
Crucible 2
Crucible 3
Salvation
A vessel which metal is heated to a high temp. and melted for…
A time in history when great political, social, and cultural…
A container that can withstand great heat. As it passes throu…
Regards to the doctrine of Original Sin (sins could not be wa…
Crucible 1
A vessel which metal is heated to a high temp. and melted for…
Crucible 2
A time in history when great political, social, and cultural…
32 terms
The Crucible Vocab
pulpit
faction
abomination
naught
an elevated platform or high reading desk used in preaching o…
a party or group (as within a government) that is often conte…
something that causes extreme disgust or hatred
nothing; old fashioned way to say nothing
pulpit
an elevated platform or high reading desk used in preaching o…
faction
a party or group (as within a government) that is often conte…
14 terms
Crucible vocab list 3
Reprimand
Condemn
Weighty
Conviction
To severely criticize or correct
To indicate strong disapproval of; to sentence punishment
Important
Firm or strong belief
Reprimand
To severely criticize or correct
Condemn
To indicate strong disapproval of; to sentence punishment
9 terms
Crucible Vocab
Theme 1
Theme 2
Theme 3
Crucible definition 1
Reputation as a force of motivation
Fear as a source of conformity
The manipulation of hysteria for personal gain
Severe test or trial
Theme 1
Reputation as a force of motivation
Theme 2
Fear as a source of conformity
10 terms
Unit 1 Part 2
crucible
hysteria
vengeance
faction
a severe test or trial... A heat resistant container used to mel…
a sudden outburst of uncontrolled emotion such as fear, excit…
Revenge
Group or clique within a larger organization; party strife an…
crucible
a severe test or trial... A heat resistant container used to mel…
hysteria
a sudden outburst of uncontrolled emotion such as fear, excit…
8 terms
vocab: crucible act 1
predilection
ingratiating
dissembling
calumny
(n) preexisting, preference
(adj) charming or flattering
(n) disguising one's real nature or motives
(n) false accusation, slander
predilection
(n) preexisting, preference
ingratiating
(adj) charming or flattering
10 terms
week 3
lucidity
oblivion
harangue
ascertain
clearness of thought
being unaware or unconscious of what is happening
to lecture in an aggressive and critical way
to make sure of something (find out for sure)
lucidity
clearness of thought
oblivion
being unaware or unconscious of what is happening
49 terms
The Crucible acts 1 & 2 quiz (MIKAYLA'S)
dissembling
propriety
deference
compromise
concealing ones true motives
the quality of being proper; appropriateness
courteous respect or regard
to endanger the reputation or intrests of; to expose suspicion
dissembling
concealing ones true motives
propriety
the quality of being proper; appropriateness
46 terms
Combo with "English "The Crucible" Terms" and 1 other
STATIC CHARACTER:
DYNAMIC CHARACTER:
MOTIVATION:
CONFLICT:
A character that changes little or not at all during the cour…
A character that changes in an important way as a result of t…
The combination of personality and situation that impels a ch…
A confrontation or struggle between opposing characters or fo…
STATIC CHARACTER:
A character that changes little or not at all during the cour…
DYNAMIC CHARACTER:
A character that changes in an important way as a result of t…
61 terms
Combo with "English "The Crucible" Terms" and 2 others
STATIC CHARACTER:
DYNAMIC CHARACTER:
MOTIVATION:
CONFLICT:
A character that changes little or not at all during the cour…
A character that changes in an important way as a result of t…
The combination of personality and situation that impels a ch…
A confrontation or struggle between opposing characters or fo…
STATIC CHARACTER:
A character that changes little or not at all during the cour…
DYNAMIC CHARACTER:
A character that changes in an important way as a result of t…
49 terms
The Crucible acts 1 & 2 quiz
dissembling
propriety
deference
compromise
concealing ones true motives
the quality of being proper; appropriateness
courteous respect or regard
to endanger the reputation or intrests of; to expose suspicion
dissembling
concealing ones true motives
propriety
the quality of being proper; appropriateness
10 terms
Crucible
Tragedy
Level 1 of Crucible
Level 2 of Crucible
Level 3 of Crucible
A literary work in which the main character suffers some majo…
The mostly true story of events that took place in Salem, mas…
Miller wrote play because saw a clear parallel between what t…
Theme of good vs evil. A tale about doing the right thing acc…
Tragedy
A literary work in which the main character suffers some majo…
Level 1 of Crucible
The mostly true story of events that took place in Salem, mas…
10 terms
Night Vocab week 3
Lucidity
Oblivion
Harangue
Ascertain
Clearness of thought
Being unaware or unconscious of what is happening
To lecture in an aggressive and critical way
To make sure of something
Lucidity
Clearness of thought
Oblivion
Being unaware or unconscious of what is happening
53 terms
The Crucible: vocab and collected facts
Pulpit
Faction
Abomination
Naught
An elevated platform or high reading desk used in preaching o…
A party or group (as within a government) that is often conte…
Something that causes extreme disgust or hatred
Nothing; old fashioned way to say "nothing"
Pulpit
An elevated platform or high reading desk used in preaching o…
Faction
A party or group (as within a government) that is often conte…
18 terms
Trapped Vocabulary pgs 1-37 Ch 1-5
pangaea
geologic plate
jargon
massive
idea that Earth originally had only one "supercontinent" that…
a layer of rock that drifts slowly over the supporting, upper…
(noun) specialized technical terminology; a characteristic la…
Huge, immense, large
pangaea
idea that Earth originally had only one "supercontinent" that…
geologic plate
a layer of rock that drifts slowly over the supporting, upper…
17 terms
Crucible Acts 1 and 2 Vocab
Hearty
Heathen
Conjure
Inert
Warm-hearted;affectionate;cordial;jovial. Strong, healthy or…
A person who does not belong to a widely held religion as reg…
Make (something) appear unexpectedly or seemingly from nowher…
Lacking the ability or strength to move. Synonym: motionless.…
Hearty
Warm-hearted;affectionate;cordial;jovial. Strong, healthy or…
Heathen
A person who does not belong to a widely held religion as reg…
26 terms
English Vocab crucible act 1&2
ameliorate
calumny
clamor
crucible
To make better; to improve
a false and malicious accusation; misrepresentation
Loud noise or shouting
a severe test or trial
ameliorate
To make better; to improve
calumny
a false and malicious accusation; misrepresentation
12 terms
Crucible Vocab Set #1
Communism
Crucible (1)
Crucible (2)
Dramatic Irony
A political system in which the government owns all property…
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
A severe test or trial
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
Communism
A political system in which the government owns all property…
Crucible (1)
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
59 terms
English 201- Crucible 1 Vocab
ameliorate part of speech
improve, amend
worsen
belligerent part of speech
verb
ameliorate synonym
ameliorate antonym
adjective
ameliorate part of speech
verb
improve, amend
ameliorate synonym
17 terms
Crucible Act 1 Vocabulary - Ms. Brooks
crucible
abomination
conjured
contention
heat resistant container that metals are melted in; severe pe…
object of dislike or shame
invoked unnatural or supernatural forces
disagreement or claim made in a debate
crucible
heat resistant container that metals are melted in; severe pe…
abomination
object of dislike or shame
14 terms
CRUCIBLE ACT 3
Resentment
Subtle
Remorseless
Daft
Anger with jealousy; bitter
Not immediately or easily obvious
An attitude; have no regret or no guilt; almost heartless or…
Silly or foolish
Resentment
Anger with jealousy; bitter
Subtle
Not immediately or easily obvious
12 terms
miscellaneous terms
foil
juxtaposition
situational irony
verbal irony
a character whose actions or thoughts are juxtaposed against…
the arrangement of two or more things for the purpose of comp…
occurs when an event contradicts the expectations of the char…
occurs when a speaker or narrator says one thing while meanin…
foil
a character whose actions or thoughts are juxtaposed against…
juxtaposition
the arrangement of two or more things for the purpose of comp…
Apparatus List
Beaker
Bunsen beaker
Buret
Utility clamp
as a container , a reaction vessel may be heated.
Metal heating device connected to gas outlet with a hose , to…
Used to withdraw an measure volumes of solutions in titration…
Metal clamp with screw fastener, swivel, and lock out, adjust…
Beaker
as a container , a reaction vessel may be heated.
Bunsen beaker
Metal heating device connected to gas outlet with a hose , to…
10 terms
Week 3 - May 23-27 - Chapters 5-6
lucidity
oblivion
harangue
ascertain
clearness of thought
being unaware or unconscious of what is happening
to lecture in an aggressive and critical way
to make sure of something (find out for sure)
lucidity
clearness of thought
oblivion
being unaware or unconscious of what is happening
12 terms
The 'Crucible' vocabulary set 1
communism
Crucible (1)
crucible(2)
dramatic irony
A political system in which the government owns all property…
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
a severe test or trial
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
communism
A political system in which the government owns all property…
Crucible (1)
A heat resistant container used to melt metal
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