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slave

  

      n  
1    a person legally owned by another and having no freedom of action or right to property  
2    a person who is forced to work for another against his will  
3    a person under the domination of another person or some habit or influence  
a slave to television     
4    a person who works in harsh conditions for low pay  
5   
a    a device that is controlled by or that duplicates the action of another similar device (the master device)  
b    (as modifier)  
slave cylinder     
      vb  
6    intr; often foll by: away   to work like a slave  
7    tr      an archaic word for       enslave  
     (C13: via Old French from Medieval Latin Sclavus a Slav, one held in bondage (from the fact that the Slavonic races were frequently conquered in the Middle Ages), from Late Greek Sklabos a Slav)  


galley slave  
      n  
1    a criminal or slave condemned to row in a galley  
2    Informal   a drudge  
Great Slave Lake  
      n   a lake in NW Canada, in the Northwest Territories: drained by the Mackenzie River into the Arctic Ocean. Area: 28440 sq. km (10980 sq. miles)  
Great Slave River  
      n      another name for the       Slave River  
slave ant  
      n   any of various ants, esp. Formica fusca, captured and forced to do the work of a colony of ants of another species (slave-making ants)  
   See also       amazon ant  
Slave Coast  
      n   the coast of W Africa between the Volta River and Mount Cameroon, chiefly along the Bight of Benin: the main source of African slaves (16th--19th centuries)  
slave cylinder  
      n   a small cylinder containing a piston that operates the brake shoes or pads in hydraulic brakes or the working part in any other hydraulically operated system  
   Compare       master cylinder  
slave-driver  
      n  
1    (esp. formerly) a person forcing slaves to work  
2    an employer who demands excessively hard work from his employees  
Slave River  
      n   a river in W Canada, in the Northwest Territories and NE Alberta, flowing from Lake Athabaska northwest to Great Slave Lake. Length: about 420 km (260 miles),   (Also called)    Great Slave River  
slave ship  
      n   a ship used to transport slaves, esp. formerly from Africa to the New World  
Slave State  
      n     (U.S. history)   any of the 15 Southern states in which slavery was legal until the Civil War  
slave trade  
      n   the business of trading in slaves, esp. the transportation of Black Africans to America from the 16th to 19th centuries  
  slave-trader      n  
  slave-trading      n  
wage slave  
      n  
Ironic   a person dependent on a wage or salary  
white slave  
      n   a girl or woman forced or sold into prostitution  
  white slavery      n  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  
Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
n.
sex
colloquial - made popular by S. Berlusconi
adj.
brought into servitude; slave to someone
n.
[in Thailand] young male transsexual (often a sex worker)
n.
a person, generally a man, dedicated to improving his skills in attracting and seducing the other sex
Other spelling : Pickup artist The use of "pick up" in this context comes from American slang and means becoming acquainted with, esp. with a view to having sexual relations

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