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to work like a slave

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  • work like a slave — work hard, slave away …   English contemporary dictionary

  • slave´like´ — slave «slayv», noun, verb, slaved, slav|ing, adjective. –n. 1. a person who is the property of another. Slaves were once bought and sold like horses in the United States. »We ll visit Caliban, my slave (Shakespeare). 2. Figurative. a) …   Useful english dictionary

  • slave — [slāv] n. [ME sclave < OFr or ML: OFr esclave < ML sclavus, slave, orig., Slav < LGr Sklabos, ult. < OSlav Slovēne, native name of a Slavic people: first used of captives of Slavic orig. in SE Europe] 1. a human being who is owned as… …   English World dictionary

  • slave — 01. The first African [slaves] arrived in the U.S. in 1619, and were imported to work on tobacco plantations. 02. He treats his wife like a [slave]. He doesn t do any housework or help her in any way. 03. Many African [slaves] captured for sale… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • work — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. job, occupation, calling, trade, profession; task, stint, employment; drudgery, toil, moil, grind, routine; function; craftsmanship, workmanship; arts and crafts, craft, handicraft; opus, production,… …   English dictionary for students

  • slave — slaveless, adj. slavelike, adj. /slayv/, n., v., slaved, slaving. n. 1. a person who is the property of and wholly subject to another; a bond servant. 2. a person entirely under the domination of some influence or person: a slave to a drug. 3. a… …   Universalium

  • slave — n 1. bond servant, bondman, indentured servant, serf, helot, hierodule, odalisque. 2. drudge, hack, fag, menial worker, laborer, toiler, workhorse. 3. addict, alcoholic, Inf. workaholic. v 4. work like a slave, drudge, grub, grind, work one s… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • slave — {{11}}slave (n.) late 13c., person who is the property of another, from O.Fr. esclave (13c.), from M.L. Sclavus slave (Cf. It. schiavo, Fr. esclave, Sp. esclavo), originally Slav (see SLAV (Cf. Slav)), so called because of the many Slavs sold… …   Etymology dictionary

  • slave — sleɪv n. person who belongs to and is completely subject to another; one who is under the influence or domination of a person or thing; drudge; slave ant; system that serves another computer that is connected to it (Computers) v. work as a… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • slave — [[t]sleɪv[/t]] n. v. slaved, slav•ing 1) a person who is the property of and wholly subject to another; bond servant 2) a person entirely under the domination of some influence or person 3) a drudge: a housekeeping slave[/ex] 4) mac a mechanism… …   From formal English to slang

  • slave — /sleɪv / (say slayv) noun 1. someone who is the property of and wholly subject to, another; a bondservant. 2. someone who works for and is the prisoner of another; someone who works under duress and without payment. 3. someone entirely under the… …   Australian English dictionary


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