Wil Lou Gray - Glossary | Idella Bodie S.C. Women


Duty– an act or work or service

Funding– to provide money

Graduate– to be granted a degree or diploma

Hired Help– to pay a person for a service

Illiterate– unable to read or write

Kin– family, one’s relatives

Literate– able to read or write

Luxuries– something that costs a lot of money for fun or comfort

Mill– a building with machinery; factory

Opportunity– to get a chance to advance; to do well

Poverty– to be poor

Privy– an outhouse; an outside bathroom

Rural- country

Sassing– back-talking; to talk back

Society– the rich, privileged

Talent– a special ability

Telegraph– a machine used to send messages by wire

Unique– one of a kind