Thesaurus

slavey

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of slavey

1 a person hired to perform household or personal services
  • I'm not your slavey, so pick up after yourself

Synonyms for slavey

Words Related to slavey

Near Antonyms for slavey

Antonyms for slavey

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 for slavey

Words Related to slavey

Near Antonyms for slavey

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about slavey

Time Traveler for slavey

Time Traveler

The first known use of slavey was circa 1812

See more words from the same year

Cite this Entry

“Slavey.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/slavey. Accessed 27 Feb. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on slavey

Dictionary: Definition of slavey

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with slavey

Comments on slavey

What made you want to look up slavey? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

More Confusing Words—Quiz

  • cats on impossible timber
  • The magician ______ moved the selected card to the top of the deck.
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!