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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Dutifully complying with the commands or instructions of those in authority..

Usage examples (37)
  • Every compulsion is put upon writers to become safe, polite, obedient, and sterile
  • An obedient soldier
  • Second, it gave the Jews a reason to remain obedient to the priestly leaders.
  • The sound of trumpets recalled his obedient hordes. for more
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