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Servitude

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
servitude (noun)
1.
a condition in which one lacks liberty especially to determine one's course of action or way of life
2.
a right by which something (as a piece of land) owned by one person is subject to a specified use or enjoyment by another
Merriam-Webster Online Thesaurus
servitude (noun)
the state of being a slave
SYNONYMS:
bondage, enslavement, servility, servitude, thrall, thralldom ( thraldom), yoke
RELATED WORDS:
peonage, serfdom; dependence ( dependance), subjection, subjugation; captivity, enchainment, imprisonment, incarceration
NEAR ANTONYMS:
emancipation, enfranchisement, liberation, manumission; autonomy, independence, self-government, sovereignty ( sovranty)
freedom, liberty
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