Definition of SLAVE

a person who is considered the property of another person <many American slaves reached freedom in the North through the network known as the Underground Railroad>
Synonyms bondman (also bondsman), chattel, thrall
Antonyms freeman
a person who does very hard or dull work <unappreciated office slaves who perform the necessary but tedious task of filing paperwork>
Related Words workhorse; coolie, serf

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