Definition of Slave driver

1. Noun. A cruel employer who demands excessive work from the employees.

Exact synonyms: Simon Legree
Generic synonyms: Employer



2. Noun. A supervisor of slaves at work.
Generic synonyms: Taskmaster

Definition of Slave driver

1. Noun. An employer who demands excessive work from the employee. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Slave Driver

slavas
slave(a)
slave-driver
slave-drivers
slave-girls
slave-maker
slave-making ant
slave ant
slave away
slave breaker
slave code
slave codes
slave dealer
slave driver (current term)
slave labour
slave market
slave owner
slave ship
slave state
slave to fashion
slave trade
slave trader
slave traffic
slaveborn
slaveboys
slaved
slaved away

Literary usage of Slave driver

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1. Works by Washington Irving (1897)
"... PRINCIPAL SLAVE-DRIVER TO HIS HIGHNESS THE BASHAW OF TRIPOLI. Sweet, O Asem ! is the memory of distant friends ! like the mellow ray of a departing sun ..."

2. The Adventures of Captain Bonneville by Washington Irving (1886)
"Tet beautiful, oh, most puissant slave-driver, as are my wives, they are far exceeded by the women of this country. Even those who run about the streets ..."

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