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Synonyms for slavish
ˈsleɪ vɪʃslav·ish

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. slavish

    beggarly, contemptible, mean, poor, servile, vile

    august, kinglike, kingly, magnificent, majestic, munificent, princely, regal, royal

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. slavish

    servile, drudging, menial, mean, base, abject

    independent, free, voluntary

Princeton's WordNet

  1. slavishadjective

    blindly imitative

    "a slavish copy of the original"

    subservient, submissive

    original, unservile, unsubmissive

  2. slavish, subservient, submissiveadjective

    abjectly submissive; characteristic of a slave or servant

    "slavish devotion to her job ruled her life"; "a slavish yes-man to the party bosses"- S.H.Adams; "she has become submissive and subservient"

    subservient, instrumental, submissive, implemental

    unservile, original, unsubmissive

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. slavishadjective

    servile, low, mean, base, cringing, obsequious, fawning, supple, grovelling, sycophantic, abject, sneaking, beggarly, base-minded, low-minded

  2. slavishadjective

    drudging, laborious, menial

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. slavishadjective

    servile, menial, abject, groveling

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  1. John Adams:

    I always consider the settlement of America with reverence and wonder, as the opening of a grand scene and design in providence, for the illumination of the ignorant and the emancipation of the slavish part of mankind all over the earth.

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    An antonym for "disparage"
    • A. blandish
    • B. belittle
    • C. minimize
    • D. diminish

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