slavey


slav·ey

noun \ˈslā-vē\
plural slaveys

Definition of SLAVEY

:  drudge; especially :  a household servant who does general housework

Examples of SLAVEY

  1. <I'm not your slavey, so pick up after yourself.>
  2. <on the day of the feast the cook and the kitchen slaveys were bustling about well before dawn>

First Known Use of SLAVEY

circa 1812

Rhymes with SLAVEY

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