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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Opposition to bondage or forced servitude.

Usage examples (39)
  • He became a forceful spokesman for the antislavery forces.
  • In Jackson's second term the antislavery movement began in earnest; the Whig party was organized and named; the national debt was paid off, and the surplus distributed.
  • New York, simultaneously with antislavery conventions.
  • Her association with antislavery extremists prior to the Civil for more
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