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  1. galley slave(noun)

    a slave condemned to row in a galley

    Synonyms:
    drudge, peon, navvy

  2. drudge, peon, navvy, galley slave(noun)

    a laborer who is obliged to do menial work

    Synonyms:
    drudge, hacker, peon, navvy, hack

How to use galley slave in a sentence?

  1. Honore' de Balzac:

    I am a galley slave to pen and ink.

  2. Vladimir Putin:

    As for my personal perception, I am not ashamed before the citizens who voted for me, all these eight years I worked like a galley slave, to spare no effort. I am happy with the results.

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