Definition of bondage noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    bondage

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    NAmE//ˈbɑndɪdʒ//
     
     
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  1. 1(old-fashioned or formal) the state of being a slave or prisoner synonym slavery (figurative) women's liberation from the bondage of domestic life
  2. 2the practice of being tied with ropes, chains, etc. in order to gain sexual pleasure
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