obey

All Verb Noun
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  • Instead of obeying she held out her hands and drew him down towards her. Cited from Secret Bread, by F. Tennyson Jesse
  • Do you know of anything more important than obeying the orders of your king? Cited from Sermons on Biblical Characters, by Clovis G. Chappell
  • He did not obey his father and did what it took to get what he wanted.
  • He felt the other obeying him, and thus they caught hold of hands. Cited from The Saddle Boys of the Rockies, by James Carson
  • How these who follow you look up to you now, obeying every word or sign. Cited from Wild Bill's Last Trail, by Ned Buntline
  • And so they continued, without one moment of quiet, until their will was obeyed. Cited from The Aztec Treasure-House, by Thomas Allibone Janvier
  • Every man should be happy in a service like you, when he obeys orders. Cited from Mr. Standfast, by John Buchan
  • But they refused to obey the order to kill women and the other children.
  • These small boys may have considered they were not doing wrong in obeying you. Cited from Tom, Dick and Harry, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • She obeyed, and got away before any man came near her.
  • It soon became known that when he issued an order he expected it to be obeyed.
  • They obeyed the order, and sat until he was close to them. Cited from Silver Lake, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • If the government makes an order, the whole country obeys it as one man. Cited from The Constitutional Development of Japan 1863-1881, by Toyokichi Iyenaga
  • Tell her that if she obeys she shall have India and be queen. Cited from King--of the Khyber Rifles, Talbot Mundy
  • Besides obeying them, you must also help and support your parents if they need your assistance. Cited from Baltimore Catechism No. 4 (of 4), by Thomas L. Kinkead
  • I obeyed him, and found him standing where I had left him. Cited from The Little Savage, by Captain Frederick Marryat
  • The one condition that he gives her is that she must promise to always obey him.
  • She would only work if the studio and the directors obeyed these rules.
  • It is doing its work well, doing just what it is told, obeying its master. Cited from Outwitting Our Nerves, by Josephine A. Jackson and Helen M. Salisbury
  • In the cold early hours of morning the others eventually obey.
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Meaning of obey

  • verb Be obedient to