bondwoman

[bond-woo m-uh n]

noun, plural bond·wom·en.

a female slave.

Origin of bondwoman

First recorded in 1350–1400, bondwoman is from the Middle English word bonde womman. See bond2, woman
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Related Words for bondwoman

hostage, prisoner, slave, detainee, convict, con, internee, bondman, bondservant

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