The Crucible Act II Vocabulary Synonym Worksheet

The Crucible Act II Vocabulary
Synonym Worksheet
- Lechery (n) - excessive or
offensive sexual desire;
lustfulness.
- lust
- seduction
- Proportionate (adj.) – relative,
corresponding to.
- comparitive
- equal
- Evasive (adj.) - tending to avoid commitment or
self-revelation, esp. by responding only
indirectly.
- unclear
- deceptive
- Base (adj.) - having or showing a contemptible,
mean-spirited, or selfish lack of human
decency.
- mean
- coarse
- Jabberer (n) - rapid or babbling talk.
- chatterbox
- loudmouth
- Ameliorate (v) - make
(something bad or
unsatisfactory) better.
- help
- lighten
- Poppet (n) – a doll.
- doll
- puppet
- Pallor (n) - an unhealthy pale appearance.
- colorlessness
- whiteness
- Heifer (n) - a young cow, especially
one that has not yet given birth to a
calf.
- young cow
- female cow
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