slave driver

noun

Definition of slave driver

  1. 1 :  a supervisor of slaves at work

  2. 2 :  a harsh taskmaster

Examples of slave driver in a Sentence

  1. The new boss is a real slave driver.

  2. the director is a real slave driver, but actors still clamor for the opportunity to work with him

First Known Use of slave driver

1792


SLAVE DRIVER Defined for English Language Learners

slave driver

noun

Definition of slave driver for English Language Learners

  • : someone who is in charge of slaves and makes them work

  • : someone who makes people work very hard



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