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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Willing to obey.

Usage examples (34)
  • One glance at the living room after returning home from a quick trip to the store made it clear that Fluffy would be going to obedience school.
  • Their children were never very strong on obedience
  • The word obedience comes from the Latin obedire, which means "listen to."
  • He declares that his job is to help “win obedience from the Gentiles.” for more
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