Synonyms of slave in English:

slave

noun

  • 1 historical most of the work on the land was done by slaves
    bondsman, bondswoman, bondservant, bondslave, serf, vassal, thrall
    [Antonyms] freeman master
  • 2 Anna was attracted to him and within 24 hours was his willing slave
    drudge, servant, general factotum, man/maid of all work, lackey, minion, galley slave
    informal gofer, bitch
    British informal skivvy, dogsbody, slavey, poodle, fag
    rare slaveling
  • verb

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  • I'm sick of slaving away for a pittance
    toil, labour, grind, sweat, work one's fingers to the bone, work day and night, work like a Trojan/dog, keep one's nose to the grindstone, exert oneself, grub, plod, plough
    informal work one's guts out, work one's socks off, kill oneself, sweat blood, knock oneself out, plug away, slog away
    British informal graft, fag
    Australian/New Zealand informal bullock
    British vulgar slang work one's balls/arse/nuts off
    North American vulgar slang work one's ass/butt off
    archaic drudge, travail, moil
    [Antonyms] relax, skive
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