• Bondsman

    Pronunciation

    • UK IPA: /ˈbɒndzmən/
    • US IPA: /ˈbɑːndzmən/

    Origin

    bonds + -man

    Full definition of bondsman

    Noun

    bondsman

    (plural bondsmen)
    1. A male slave.
    2. A male indentured servant.
    3. Someone who signs a bond that states that they have taken responsibility for someone else's obligations.
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