willingly obedient out of a sense of duty and respect
"a dutiful child"; "a dutiful citizen"; "Patient Griselda was a chaste and duteous wife";
Accepting of one's legal or moral obligations and willing to do them well, and without complaint.
Ralph was a dutiful child, and took the trash out without being told.
Pertaining to one's duty; demonstrative of one's sense of duty.
The sergeant maintained a dutiful shine on his boots.
performing, or ready to perform, the duties required by one who has the right to claim submission, obedience, or deference; submissive to natural or legal superiors; obedient, as to parents or superiors; as, a dutiful son or daughter; a dutiful ward or servant; a dutiful subject
controlled by, proceeding from, a sense of duty; respectful; deferential; as, dutiful affection
The numerical value of dutiful in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of dutiful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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