- a woman who is sold or forced into prostitution.
- a white person held as a slave.
Origin of white slave
First recorded in 1825–35
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Examples from the Web for white slave
It means that you have been seeing the white-slave traffic in action.The Machine
Personally, I think there's a lot of bunk about this white-slave talk.Abroad at Home
Tell me why Blizzard has gone out of the white-slave business.The Penalty
Rape, pandering, and the white-slave traffic are almost unknown among them.The Old World in the New
Edward Alsworth Ross
- a girl or woman forced or sold into prostitution
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