enslave

Part of speech: verb

To make a slave of; bring into bondage.

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Usage examples "enslave":

  1. The French, he added, had deceived him, telling him and his people that the English meant to enslave the Indians of the Illinois, and turn loose upon them their enemies the Cherokees. - "The Conspiracy of Pontiac and the Indian War after the Conquest of Canada", Francis Parkman.
  2. I preached morality hopelessly to the Baris; they were mere ruffians, and they longed for the arrival of Abou Saood, who would once more give them an opportunity of joining his people to plunder and enslave the tribes of the interior. - "Ismailia", Samuel W. Baker.
  3. Permit me, in this connection, to call attention to a most remarkable fact; namely, that the people in many cases actually vote to enslave themselves. - "The Menace of Prohibition", Lulu Wightman.