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

Translation of slave in Italian:

noun

  • 2 [figurative] (victim)to be a slave to o of
    essere schiavo di (fashion, habit)
    a slave to convention
    schiavo delle convenzioni

intransitive verb slave away

  • to slave away from morning to night to slave (away) at housework, at one's job
    non fermarsi un momento con i lavori di casa, con il proprio lavoro
    to slave over
    non alzare la testa da (accounts, homework)
    to slave over the stoves
    stare tutto il giorno ai fornelli

Idioms

to work like a slave

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