bounden duty Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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bounden dutynoun [U]

uk   /ˌbaʊn.dənˈdjuː.ti/  us   /-ˈduː.t̬i/ old-fashioned or humorous
something that you ​feel you must do: She ​felt that it was her bounden ​duty to ​tell the ​police about the ​incident.
(Definition of bounden duty from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bounden duty”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不可推卸的责任…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不可推卸的責任…
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