obey


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Synonyms for obey

submit to

Synonyms

  • submit to
  • surrender (to)
  • give way to
  • succumb to
  • bow to
  • give in to
  • yield to
  • be ruled by
  • serve
  • defer to
  • cave in to
  • take orders from
  • do what you are told by

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submit

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Royal brides like Sarah Ferguson and Sophie Rhys-Jones both promised to obey their husbands on their wedding day.
The conviction was made by Judge Carmen Casino-Buluran despite the late submission of tax records and payment of P372,000 deficiency tax, stating that the crime of failure to obey summons had already been committed.
At this stage of training only, you can repeat the command as often as you like, until it become clear that your pup understands the command, even if he doesn't always obey.
This reveals the soldier's dilemma: Obey, or be court-martialed.
The suspect refused to obey the orders of the patrol near the border with Libya, where 7 vehicles, without licence plates and loaded with goods of unknown origin, were intercepted, the department explains in a press release, Wednesday.
THE Prime Minister has finally admitted that the UK must obey every rule passed by the EU.
YOU are angry that the Tories will spend more appealing a Bedroom Tax ruling than it would cost to obey the court's decision.
What a pity the official opposition now has the same policy, to obey all overseas directives.
IN reply to Peter Surtees (Feb 10), I take on board your point about toxic fumes and pollution from the traffic, but as far as I'm aware driving hasn't been banned, whereas smoking at the hospital has, so people should stop moaning and obey the ban.
He who obeys a Muslim ruler, obey me, and he who disobeys a Muslim ruler, disobeys me.
Refusing to obey the act's employer sanction provisions, the priests are hiring illegal aliens without asking to see immigration papers or filling out INS forms to ensure compliance.
But Nestle Pakistan refused to honour the order of High Court rather its company secretary, Ali Saddozai, stated that we have move forward and therefore, we will not obey the court order as it is wrong.
While reviewing the commentary of Minhat Hinnukh (516:1) on the legal requirement to scrupulously obey the command of a prophet, even if he temporarily suspends a positive or negative commandment (failure to do so being punishable by death at the hand of Heaven), I noticed that the commentator gives two examples: the classic instance of Elijah with the prophets of Baal on Mount Carmel (I Kgs.
Mandy and Sandy" is a children's teaching book based on Colossians 3:20: "Children always obey your parents for this pleases the Lord.