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Overview of noun obedience

The noun obedience has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (3) obedience, obeisance

(the act of obeying; dutiful or submissive behavior with respect to another person)

2. obedience

(the trait of being willing to obey)

3. obedience, respect

(behavior intended to please your parents; "their children were never very strong on obedience"; "he went to law school out of respect for his father's wishes") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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