obediently


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o·be·di·ent

 (ō-bē′dē-ənt)
adj.
Dutifully complying with the commands, orders, or instructions of one in authority.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin oboediēns, oboedient-, present participle of oboedīre, to obey; see obey.]

o·be′di·ent·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.obediently - in an obedient manner; "obediently she slipped off her right shoe and stocking"
disobediently - in a disobedient manner; "he went ahead disobediently and did what his supervisor had warned him not to do"

obediently

adverb submissively, meekly, dutifully, passively, unresistingly He walked obediently beside his mother.
Translations
مُطيعا ، بِطاعَه
lydigt
af hlÿîni; möglunarlaust
ubogljivo
itaatle

obediently

[əˈbiːdɪəntlɪ] ADVobedientemente

obediently

[əˈbiːdɪəntli] advdocilement

obediently

advgehorsam; the car responded obedientlydas Auto reagierte prompt

obediently

[əˈbiːdɪəntlɪ] advdocilmente

obey

(əˈbei) , ((American) ou-) verb
to do what one is told to do. I obeyed the order.
obedience (əˈbiːdjəns) noun
1. the act of obeying. obedience to an order.
2. willingness to obey. She showed great obedience.
oˈbedient adjective
an obedient and well-behaved child.
oˈbediently adverb
References in classic literature ?
At the stern order the buzz ceased, and fifty pairs of blue, black, gray, and brown eyes were obediently fixed upon his awful countenance.
He laid aside the great, soft fan, and obediently stole away, over the polished floor, on his bare tiptoes.
Mother" was up betimes, and surrounded by busy girls and boys, whom we had scarce time to introduce to our readers yesterday, and who all moved obediently to Rachel's gentle "Thee had better," or more gentle "Hadn't thee better?
and obediently disappeared as he descended the ladder.
He glanced wistfully along the road towards the hills, and then set off walking obediently the other way, buttoning up his coat against the rain.
The girl had tamed her father, Van Tromp had gone obediently to bed: so much was obvious to the watcher in the road.
She obediently sat down at once and gazed at me open-eyed, evidently expecting something from me at once.
The youth sat down obediently and the cor- poral, laying aside his rifle, began to fumble in the bushy hair of his comrade.
Sylvie obediently repeated, looking over her shoulder at it as we turned away.
Melissa dropped her head at once, took firm hold with her fore-feet, and fanned obediently at the regulation stroke three hundred beats to the second.
The lama rose obediently, and they passed out of the serai like shadows.
The door opened obediently, and two men emerged, whom Mr.