Meaning of SLAVE in English

SLAVE

n. Function: noun

1 a person held in servitude or bondage FF1C; plantations worked by slaves FF1E;

Synonyms: bondman, bondslave, bondsman, chattel, mancipium

Related Words: help, menial, retainer, servant; helot, serf, thrall, vassal

Contrasted Words: freedman, freedwoman; ||deditician

Antonyms: freeman

2 one who works at a hard, monotonous, usually menial task FF1C; slaves working all night for a minimum wage FF1E;

Synonyms: ||dogsbody, dray horse, drudge, galley slave, peon, slavey, toiler, workhorse

Related Words: ||coolie

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.