bondage(redirected from villeinage)
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bondagenoun abject slavery, arrest, bond of slavery, bonds, captivity, chains, coarctation, compulsory service, confinement, constraint, constraint by force, custodianship, custody, detention, durance, enslavement, entombment, fetters, forced confinement, forced labor, forcible restraint of liberty, guardianship, guarding, helotry, immuration, immurement, impoundment, imprisonment, incarceration, involuntary servitude, loss of freedom, manacles, penal restraint, penal servitude, prison, refusal of bail, reins, remand, restraint, restriction, restriction on movement, servitude, slavery, slavishness, subduing, subjection, subordination, subservience, surveillance, yoke
Associated concepts: involuntary servitude, kidnapping
See also: captivity, coercion, constraint, custody, durance, duress, imprisonment, incarceration, restraint, subjection, thrall