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Definition of Obedient

Obedient

  1. Subject in will or act to authority; willing to obey; submissive to restraint, control, or command.

Obedient Quotations

Cats are very independent animals. They're very sexy, if you want. Dogs are different. They're familiar. They're obedient. You call a cat, you go, 'Cat, come here.' He doesn't come to you unless you have something in your hand that he thinks might be food. They're very free animals, and I like that.
Antonio Banderas

Jails and prisons are designed to break human beings, to convert the population into specimens in a zoo - obedient to our keepers, but dangerous to each other.
Angela Davis

Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves.
Henry David Thoreau

Women desire six things: They want their husbands to be brave, wise, rich, generous, obedient to wife, and lively in bed.
Geoffrey Chaucer

I think one of the great problems we have in the Republican Party is that we don't encourage you to be nasty. We encourage you to be neat, obedient, loyal and faithful and all those Boy Scout words, which would be great around a campfire but are lousy in politics.
Newt Gingrich
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Obedient Translations

obedient in Danish is lydig
obedient in Dutch is willig, gehoorzaam
obedient in French is docile
obedient in German is folgsam, gehorsam, folgsamen
obedient in Italian is obbediente, obbediente
obedient in Spanish is obediente, docil, bienmandado
obedient in Swedish is lydig
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