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EtymologyEdit

From Old French obedient, from Latin oboediēns, present active participle of oboediō (obey).

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obedient (comparative more obedient, superlative most obedient)

  1. 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.

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin oboediēns, present active participle of oboediō (obey).

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obedient (masculine and feminine plural obedients)

  1. obedient
    Antonym: desobedient

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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin oboediēns, present active participle of oboediō (obey).

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obedient m (oblique and nominative feminine singular obedient or obediente)

  1. obedient

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