Definition of bondmaid in US English:



  • A slave girl.

    • ‘It's the story of a poor 4 year old Chinese girl sold as a bondmaid into a wealthy family.’
    • ‘To clarify the case of the designated bondmaid, it is helpful to reference Tractate Yevamoth, found here.’
    • ‘All menial tasks like cleaning in temples and private households were undertaken by bondmaids whose position was not high in the society.’
    • ‘The bondmaids of Torvaldsland do not wear silks of any kind but kirtles of white wool.’
    • ‘Choyin relishes the hold she has over the other bondmaids, and grows to use her authority to serve her own personal vendetta against Han.’