What does galley slave mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. galley slave(noun)

    a slave condemned to row in a galley

  2. drudge, peon, navvy, galley slave(noun)

    a laborer who is obliged to do menial work


  1. galley slave(Noun)

    A slave who rows in a galley.


  1. Galley Slave

    "Galley Slave" is a science fiction short story by Isaac Asimov, originally published in Galaxy, December 1957, and included in the collection The Rest of the Robots. Asimov identified it as his favorite among those of his robot stories featuring the character of Susan Calvin.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of galley slave in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of galley slave in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Honore' de Balzac:

    I am a galley slave to pen and ink.

  2. Vladimir Putin:

    As for my personal perception, I am not ashamed before the citizens who voted for me, all these eight years I worked like a galley slave, to spare no effort. I am happy with the results.

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