Definitions for obedience

Definitions for (noun) obedience

Main entry: respect, obedience

Definition: behavior intended to please your parents

Usage: their children were never very strong on obedience; he went to law school out of respect for his father's wishes

Main entry: obedience, obeisance

Definition: the act of obeying; dutiful or submissive behavior with respect to another person

Main entry: obedience

Definition: the trait of being willing to obey

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