obedient


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willing to carry out the wishes of others

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dutifully complying with the commands or instructions of those in authority

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At last, having gone through these proceedings and many others which were equally a part of his system, Mr Quilp left them, reduced to a very obedient and humbled state, and betook himself to the river-side, where he took boat for the wharf on which he had bestowed his name.
He had become simply the obedient and assiduous secretary.
From childhood our girls are taught to be obedient to their father, husband or brother.
These people as solution are easy and fast, because they are also obedient, but are also, immensely harmful and unstable for the system and the citizens.
But a letter he wrote to Prince Charles has been revealed, which he signed: "I have the honour to remain, Sir, your humble and obedient servant.
Janice Pare, inventor of “The Obedient Pup Neck Gaiter Training Aid” created a patent-pending training aid that helps stop a dog from barking and pulling hard on the leash restoring the dog back to a calm state of mind.
As he has been obedient to the commandments of the Father, so the disciples must be obedient to his commandments.
Good old tame obedient Wales got an assembly with only secondary powers and the worst Barnett settlement.
Introducing the Kilobots - obedient miniature robots that act together as a "swarm" to form a 1,000-strong army.
The ideal candidate for the role must be friendly, obedient and able to work comfortably with the lights and sounds of the theatre.
The polygamy and obedient wives clubs are the initiatives of the people behind Global Ikhwan Sdn.
London, Nov 4 (ANI): Malaysian officials have banned the controversial Islamic Sex guide published by the country's Obedient Wives' Club.
Rose Byrne, who plays bridesmaid Helen, advised: "Be obedient to the bride and start saving for your dress.
Summary: A group of Malaysian Muslim women say they will fight divorce, domestic violence and other problems -- by appealing to wives to be more obedient, one of the group's organizers said Friday.
Alsadr said in a statement issued on Saturday "The Thursday parade raised our heads high and showed that the people obedient to his religious leaders.