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slave

noun [C] uk   /sleɪv/ us  
B2 a person who is legally owned by someone else and has to work for that person: Black slaves used to work on the cotton plantations of the southern United States. I'm tired of being treated like a slave!
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slave

verb [I usually + adv/prep] uk   /sleɪv/ informal us  
to work very hard at something: We slaved away all week at the report. humorous I've been slaving over a hot stove (= cooking) all morning.
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Traducciones de “slave”
en coreano 노예…
en árabe عَبْد…
en francés esclave…
en turco esir, köle, tutsak…
en italiano schiavo, -a…
en chino (tradicionál) 奴隸…
en ruso раб…
en polaco niewolni-k/ca…
en español esclavo…
en portugués escravo, -a…
en alemán der Sklave, die Sklavin…
en catalán esclau, -ava…
en japonés 奴隷…
en chino (simplificado) 奴隶…
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