Bond servant
bond-servant ond-servant, Bond servant Bond" serv`ant A slave; one who is bound to service without wages. [1913 Webster]

If thy brother . . . be waxen poor, and be sold unto thee; thou shalt not compel him to serve as a bond servant: but as an hired servant. --Lev. xxv. 39, 40. [1913 Webster]


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  • bond-servant — ond servant, Bond servant Bond serv ant A slave; one who is bound to service without wages. [1913 Webster] If thy brother . . . be waxen poor, and be sold unto thee; thou shalt not compel him to serve as a bond servant: but as an hired servant.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bond servant — noun someone bound to labor without wages • Hypernyms: ↑slave • Hyponyms: ↑bondman, ↑bondsman, ↑bondwoman, ↑bondswoman, ↑bondmaid, ↑thrall * * * 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • bond servant — 1. a person who serves in bondage; slave. 2. a person bound to service without wages. Also, bond servant. [1525 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • bond servant — bond′ serv ant or bond′ serv ant n. 1) a slave 2) a person bound to service without wages • Etymology: 1525–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • bond servant — noun Date: 15th century one bound to service without wages; also slave …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Bond service — Bond serv ice The condition of a bond servant; service without wages; slavery. [1913 Webster] Their children . . . upon those did Solomon levy a tribute of bond service. 1 Kings ix. 21. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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