bond servant

noun

Definition of bond servant

: one bound to service without wages also : slave

First Known Use of bond servant

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Bond servant.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bond%20servant. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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