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Meaning of ENSLAVEMENT

Pronunciation:  ensl'eyvmunt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of making slaves of your captives
  2. [n]  the state of being a slave; "So every bondman in his own hand bears the power to cancel his captivity"--Shakespeare
 

ENSLAVEMENT is a 11 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: captivity
 
 See Also: bondage, capture, gaining control, peonage, seizure, slavery, subjection, subjugation, thraldom, thrall, thralldom

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\En*slave"ment\, n.
The act of reducing to slavery; state of being enslaved;
bondage; servitude.

      A fresh enslavement to their enemies.    --South.



 

 

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