James Oglethorpe

Vocabulary – James Oglethorpe

Parliamentary
Committee Noun A group of legislatures that have a specific duty
such as approving charters to start colonies.
Reform Noun the reorganization and improvement of
something such as a political institution or system
that is considered to be faulty, ineffective, or
unjust
Trustees Noun A country or group of people responsible for
administering and supervising a territory
Haven Noun A sheltered safe place
Destitute Adjective lacking all money, resources, and possessions
necessary to take care of yourself and family
Charter Noun a formal written statement describing the rights
and responsibilities of a state and its citizens
Stability Noun The state of being steady, not changing, safe
Repelling Verb To keep something or someone away
Ambassador Noun a diplomatic official of the highest rank sent by
one country as its long-term representative to
another