Coretta Scott King

Vocabulary – Coretta Scott King

Lie in State Verb a term used to describe the tradition in which a coffin
is placed on view to allow the public at large to pay
their respects to the deceased.
Rotunda Noun the central rotunda of the United States Capitol in
Washington, D.C.. Located below the Capitol dome
Conservatory Noun an institution or school where students are taught
one of the arts, most commonly music or drama,
to a professional standard
Integral Adjective Necessary, essential
Activism Noun action taken in pursuing a political of social result
Assassinated Verb to kill somebody, especially a political leader or
other public figure, by a sudden violent attack
Advocated Verb to support or speak in favor of something
Dignity Noun Self-respect – the condition of being worthy of
respect, esteem, or honor