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21 Cards in this Set

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utopia
n. an ideal place or state
frailty
n. a weakness
Pillory
n. wooden framework with holes for head and hands
transgressor
n. one who violates a law, command, moral code, etc.
scaffold
n. an elevated platform where criminals are executed
malefactress
n. woman who violates law or does evil
haughty
adj. proud, snobby, arogant
ignominy
n. disgrace, dishonor, shame
magistrates
n. a minor judicial officer
iniquity
n. a wicked act
lurid
adj. grusome, horrible, revolting
menable
adj. ready or willing to answer, agreeable
demeanor
n. conduct; behavior
retribution
n. repayment
paramour
n. a lover
penitence
n. regret for one's wongdoing
malevolent
adj. wishing evil or harm to another
solace
n. something that gives comfort, relief
tremulous
adj. timid, fearfl, shaking, quivering
sable
n. mourning garments, the color black
gules
n. the color red