Examples Of Indirect Characterization In The Crucible

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In the play, The Crucible by Arthur Miller, There are many examples of indirect characterization. Indirect characterization is heavily used throughout the play. Indirect characterization is Revealing a fictitious character's personality through his or her actions, speech, or appearance. Abigail williams uses indirect characterization heavily also by allowing herself to show emotion through her character. In The Crucible, Reverend Hale plays a shrew character who later reveals that he is willing to sacrifice his own reputation for what is right.
To start, abigail is not being honest about accusing people of being witches. Second, john proctor was trying to be honest even though his reputation was on the line. And third, reverend hale was a higher

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