Synonyms and Antonyms of chattel
1 a person who is considered the property of another person at one time, the children of black slaves were also considered chattel Synonyms of chattel bondman (also bondsman), slave, thrallWords Related to chattel bondwoman (also bondswoman), odalisque; helot, serf; bond servant, indentured servant; attendant, domestic, drudge, handmaiden (also handmaid), lackey, menial, servant, slaveyNear Antonyms of chattel freedman, freedwoman; enslaver, slave driver, slaveholder, slaver; master, taskmasterAntonyms of chattel freeman
2 chattels pl transportable items that one owns packed up all her chattels and moved to a new state Synonyms of chattel belongings, chattels, duds, effects, gear, goods, holdings, movables (or moveables), paraphernalia, personal effects, personal property, personalty, plunder [chiefly dialect], stuff, thingsWords Related to chattel treasures, valuables; appointments, fixtures, furnishings; estate, property, tangibles; collateralNear Antonyms of chattel immovables, real estate
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