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slavey

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of slavey

  1. 1 a person hired to perform household or personal services <I'm not your slavey, so pick up after yourself> Synonyms daily [British], domestic, flunky (also flunkey or flunkie), lackey, menial, retainer, servant, stewardRelated Words butler, footman, groom, houseboy, houseman, majordomo, man, manservant, servitor, valet; handmaiden (also handmaid), housekeeper, housemaid, lady-in-waiting, maid, maidservant, wench, woman; assistant, attendant, companion, factotum, follower; dogsbody [chiefly British], drudge, gofer (or gopher)Near Antonyms boss, captain, chief, foreman, head, headman, helmsman, kingpin, leader, taskmasterAntonyms master, mistress

  2. 2 a person who does very hard or dull work <on the day of the feast the cook and the kitchen slaveys were bustling about well before dawn> Synonyms dogsbody [chiefly British], drone, drudge, drudger, fag, foot soldier, grub, grubber, grunt, laborer, peon, plugger, slave, slogger, toiler, workerRelated Words workhorse; coolie, serfNear Antonyms goldbrick, shirker; drone, idler, lazybones, loafer, slouch, slug, sluggard




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