preslavery, adjective, noun
thralldom, enthrallment. Slavery, bondage, servitude
refer to involuntary subjection to another or others. Slavery
emphasizes the idea of complete ownership and control by a master: to be sold into slavery. Bondage
indicates a state of subjugation or captivity often involving burdensome and degrading labor: in bondage to a cruel master. Servitude
is compulsory service, often such as is required by a legal penalty: penal servitude. 4.