Share this entry

Synonyms of slave in English:


  • 1 the work was done by slaves
    historical serf, vassal, thrall
    archaic bondsman, bondswoman
    [Antonyms] freeman, master
  • 2 Anna was his willing slave
    drudge, servant, lackey, minion
    informal gofer
  • 3 a fashion slave
  • verb

    Back to top  
  • 1 slaving away for a pittance
    toil, labor, grind away, sweat, work one's fingers to the bone, work like a Trojan/dog
    informal kill oneself, sweat blood, slog away
    literary travail
    archaic drudge, moil
  • Word links

    servile relating to a slave or slaves
    Definition of slave in:
    Share this entry

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

    Related Words