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slave drivernoun [C]

uk   us   informal disapproving
a person who makes other people work very hard: My boss is a real slave driver.
Translations of “slave driver”
in Chinese (Traditional) 監工, 逼迫他人拼命工作的人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 监工, 逼迫他人拼命干活的人…
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