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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 slav·ish /ˈslevɪʃ ||ˈslæ-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Slav·ish a. Of or pertaining to slaves; such as becomes or befits a slave; servile; excessively laborious; as, a slavish life; a slavish dependance on the great. -- Slav*ish*ly, adv. -- Slav*ish*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: blindly imitative; "a slavish copy of the original"
      2: abjectly submissive; characteristic of a slave or servant;
         "slavish devotion to her job ruled her life"; "a slavish
         yes-man to the party bosses"- S.H.Adams; "she has become
         submissive and subservient" [syn: subservient, submissive]