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bondslave Line breaks: bond|slave
Pronunciation: /ˈbɒndsleɪv/

Definition of bondslave in English:

noun

archaic
A slave or serf.
Example sentences
  • We are sold for bondslaves.
  • For thou art Advocate as well as Judge, and unless thou have well organized thy Mind thou art a bondslave of Prejudice.
  • Shall she be the Bondslave of Time, the Handmaid of opinion, or the strict observer of every frosty or cold benumbed imagination?

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