duteous(redirected from duteously)
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Obedient or dutiful.
formal or archaic dutiful; obedient
du•te•ous(ˈdu ti əs, ˈdyu-)
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|Adj.||1.||duteous - willingly obedient out of a sense of duty and respect; "a dutiful child"; "a dutiful citizen"; "Patient Griselda was a chaste and duteous wife";|
obedient - 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