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slave
British English: /sleɪv/
American English: /sleɪv/

Translation of slave in French:

noun

  • 1 (servant)
    before n (colony, owner, revolt)
    d'esclaves
    (market)
    aux esclaves
  • 2 [figurative] (victim)to be a slave to ou of
    être l'esclave de (fashion, habit)
    a slave to convention
    l'esclave des conventions
  • 3 (Computing)
    before n (computer, station)
    asservi

intransitive verb

  • also: slave away
    to slave away from morning to night
    trimer (informal) du matin au soir
    to slave (away) at housework/at one's job
    s'escrimer à faire le ménage/sur son travail
    to slave over
    s'escrimer sur (accounts, housework)

Idioms

to work like a slave

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