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servile
used in The Grapes of Wrath

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Definition
submissive — typically excessively so (so submissive or eager to serve and please that one seems to have no self-respect)

or:

relating to the work that requires obeying demeaning commands

or:

slave-like or relating to slaves
  • Tom said, "Well" and then his voice took on a servile whine.
    Chapter 20 (96% in)
servile = submissive
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