Definitions for obedientoʊˈbi di ənt

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  1. obedient(adj)

    dutifully complying with the commands or instructions of those in authority

    "an obedient soldier"; "obedient children"; "a little man obedient to his wife"; "the obedient colonies...are heavily taxed; the refractory remain unburdened"- Edmund Burke

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  1. obedient(Adjective)

    Willing to comply with the commands, orders, or instructions of those in authority.

    Jessica was so intensely obedient of her parents that her brother sometimes thought she was a robot.

  2. Origin: From oboediens, present active participle of oboedio.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Obedient(adj)

    subject in will or act to authority; willing to obey; submissive to restraint, control, or command

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  1. obedient

    Complying with the Laws or Rule of Law of a state or country.

    Citizens are obedient to the Rule of Law which empowers everybody.


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