thralldom

or thral·dom

[ thrawl-duh m ]
/ ˈθrɔl dəm /

noun

the state of being a thrall; bondage; slavery; servitude.

Origin of thralldom

First recorded in 1125–75, thralldom is from the Middle English word thraldom. See thrall, -dom
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Word Origin and History for thraldom

thraldom


n.

c.1200; see thrall + -dom.

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