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Drudge, subst. one employed in mean service, a slave: “he is contented thy poor d. to be,” Sonn. 151, 11. Merch. III, 2, 103. All's I, 3, 49. Rom. II, 5, 77 (fem.). Used as a term of reproach: Err. III, 2, 144 (fem.). Shr. IV, 1, 132. H6B IV, 1, 105. IV, 2, 159. “a very d. of nature's,” Cymb. V, 2, 5 (cf. “the slave of nature,” R3 I, 3, 230, i. e. born for baseness).
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