The Scarlet Letter

What are THREE adjectives about Chilling worth and describe how they contribute to his character so far.

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Vengeful, deformed, parasitic.....

Chillingworth is a malicious character, bent on revenge. His talent (or reputation) as a healer, allows him to attach himself to Dimmesdale in the guise of friend and physician. Chillingworth's own deformities leave him desirous of the minister's virility.....


The Scarlet Letter