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Definition of slavish adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

slavish

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈsleɪvɪʃ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsleɪvɪʃ//
 
(disapproving)
 
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following or copying somebody/something exactly without having any original thought at all a slavish adherence to the rules slavish obedience a slavish imitation of Hitchcock’s films
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