Definition of Slave owner

1. Noun. Someone who holds slaves.

Exact synonyms: Slaveholder, Slaver
Generic synonyms: Holder



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Slave Owner

slave-driver
slave-drivers
slave-girls
slave-maker
slave-making ant
slave ant
slave away
slave breaker
slave code
slave codes
slave dealer
slave driver
slave labour
slave market
slave owner (current term)
slave ship
slave state
slave to fashion
slave trade
slave trader
slave traffic
slaveborn
slaveboys
slaved
slaved away
slavedealer
slavedealers
slavedealing

Literary usage of Slave owner

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Slave Systems of Greek and Roman Antiquity by William Linn Westermann (1955)
"In cases of murder of a slave-owner torture of the household slaves 10° was ... The slave-owner was liable only in the name of the slave 105 except when the ..."

2. Autographs for Freedom by Rochester Ladies' Anti-slavery Society (1853)
"I WOULD rather be anything than a slave, — except a slave-owner!" said a wise and good man. The slave-owner inflicts wrongs, — the slave but suffers it. ..."

3. The Life and Theatrical Times of Charles Kean, F.S.A. by Fanny Kemble, Kate Field, John William Cole (1882)
"A most notoriously atrocious, dissolute, hellish slave-owner died, and one of his slaves —an old woman—said to a lady, " Massa prayed God so to forgive him ..."

4. Arguments and Speeches of William Maxwell Evarts by William Maxwell Evarts (1919)
"It has no code of the slave-owner's rights or of the slave's submission, no processes for the enforcement of either, no rules of evidence or adjudication in ..."

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