Synonyms of slave in English:
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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
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
[Antonyms] relax, skive
like a slave
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