Synonyms of slavery in English:

slavery


See definition of slavery

noun

1‘thousands had been sold into slavery’

SYNONYMS

bondage, enslavement, servitude, subjugation, thraldom, thrall, serfdom, vassalage, enthralment, yoke

captivity, bonds, chains, fetters, shackles

US peculiar institution

ANTONYMS

freedom, liberty, emancipation

2‘working here is sheer slavery’

SYNONYMS

drudgery, toil, slog, hard slog, hard labour, grind, sweated labour

NZ Australian informal yakka, hard yakka

archaic travail, moil

ANTONYMS

sinecure, soft option, money for old rope