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white slave

a woman who is sold or forced into prostitution.
a white person held as a slave.
Origin of white slave
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white-slave, adjective Unabridged
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  • Tell me why Blizzard has gone out of the white-slave business.

    The Penalty Gouverneur Morris
  • It means that you have been seeing the white-slave traffic in action.

    The Machine Upton Sinclair
  • Rape, pandering, and the white-slave traffic are almost unknown among them.

    The Old World in the New Edward Alsworth Ross
  • Personally, I think there's a lot of bunk about this white-slave talk.

    Abroad at Home Julian Street
British Dictionary definitions for white-slave

white slave

a girl or woman forced or sold into prostitution
Derived Forms
white slavery, noun
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