white slave

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white slavery

n.
1. The enslavement of white people.
2. The supposed phenomenon of large numbers of white women and girls being abducted, transported across a border, and forced into prostitution in the late 1800s and early 1900s, especially as characterized by social reformers.

white slave n.
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white slave

n
a girl or woman forced or sold into prostitution
white slavery n
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white′ slave′


n.
a woman who is sold or forced into prostitution.
[1825–35]
white′ slav′er, n.
white′ slav′ery, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.white slave - a woman sold into prostitutionwhite slave - a woman sold into prostitution  
cocotte, cyprian, fancy woman, lady of pleasure, sporting lady, tart, woman of the street, working girl - a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money
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