Definition of “obedient” - English Dictionary

“obedient” in British English

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obedientadjective

uk /əˈbiː.di.ənt/ us /oʊˈbiː.di.ənt/
obediently
adverb uk /əˈbiː.di.ənt.li/ us /oʊˈbiː.di.ənt.li/

The dog trotted obediently to his master.

(Definition of “obedient” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“obedient” in American English

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obedientadjective

us /oʊˈbid·i·ənt/

doing or willing to do what you have been asked or ordered to do by someone in authority:

an obedient child
obedience
noun [ U ] us /oʊˈbid·i·əns/

She demands absolute obedience to the rules.

(Definition of “obedient” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)