Simple Definition of slavish
: copying or following someone or something completely without any attempt to be original or independent
Examples of slavish in a sentence
a politician and his slavish followers
He has been criticized for his slavish devotion to the rules.
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SLAVISH Defined for Kids
Definition of slavish for Students
: following, copying, or accepting something or someone without questioning <slavish imitators>
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