What does the word thrall mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A slave; serf.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Slavery; thraldom.

Usage examples for thrall

  1. Not yet had the decent element been able to throw off the thrall. – The Lash by Olin L. Lyman
  2. Thus nature's human link and endless thrall, Proud man, still seems the enemy of all. – Poems Chiefly From Manuscript by John Clare
  3. Press home the matter further: how d'ye call The thrall who's servant to another thrall? – The Satires, Epistles, and Art of Poetry by Horace a.k.a. Quintus Horatius Flaccus Translated by John Conington, M. A.