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slave

noun
 
 
/sleɪv/
B2 [C] someone who is owned by someone else and has to work for them: He treats his mother like a slave.Servants, slaves and underlings
be a slave to sth to be completely controlled or influenced by something: You're a slave to fashion.Controlling and being in charge
Translations of “slave”
in Korean 노예…
in Arabic عَبْد…
in French esclave…
in Turkish esir, köle, tutsak…
in Italian schiavo, -a…
in Chinese (Traditional) 奴隸…
in Russian раб…
in Polish niewolni-k/ca…
in Spanish esclavo…
in Portuguese escravo, -a…
in German der Sklave, die Sklavin…
in Catalan esclau, -ava…
in Japanese 奴隷…
in Chinese (Simplified) 奴隶…
(Definition of slave noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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