What does slavish mean?

Definitions for slavish
ˈsleɪ vɪʃslav·ish

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. slavish(adj)

    blindly imitative

    "a slavish copy of the original"

  2. slavish, subservient, submissive(adj)

    abjectly submissive; characteristic of a slave or servant

    "slavish devotion to her job ruled her life"; "a slavish yes-man to the party bosses"- S.H.Adams; "she has become submissive and subservient"

Wiktionary

  1. slavish(Adjective)

    in the manner of a slave; abject

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slavish(adj)

    of or pertaining to slaves; such as becomes or befits a slave; servile; excessively laborious; as, a slavish life; a slavish dependance on the great

How to pronounce slavish?

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How to say slavish in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of slavish in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of slavish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of slavish in a Sentence

  1. John Adams:

    I always consider the settlement of America with reverence and wonder, as the opening of a grand scene and design in providence, for the illumination of the ignorant and the emancipation of the slavish part of mankind all over the earth.

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