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Definition of obey:
  • part of speech: (verb intransitive)

    To do as ordered.

  • part of speech: (verb transitive)

    To yield to; comply with the orders of.

Usage examples for obey:
That she would obey he knew; and he let her take her time. ” A Red Wallflower, - Susan Warner.
“ I couldn't obey the little island, and I felt almost as if I had done it a wrong." ” The Way of Ambition, - Robert Hichens.

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