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Definition of Dutiful


  1. Performing, or ready to perform, the duties required by one who has the right to claim submission, obedience, or deference; submissive to natural or legal superiors; obedient, as to parents or superiors; as, a dutiful son or daughter; a dutiful ward or servant; a dutiful subject.
  2. Controlled by, proceeding from, a sense of duty; respectful; deferential; as, dutiful affection.
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Dutiful Translations

dutiful in Latin is pius, pia pium
dutiful in Norwegian is pliktoppfyllende, lydig
dutiful in Spanish is obediente
dutiful in Swedish is plikttrogen