Meaning & Definition of Obedient in English
1. Dutifully complying with the commands or instructions of those in authority
- "An obedient soldier"
- "Obedient children"
- "A little man obedient to his wife"
- "The obedient colonies...are heavily taxed
- The refractory remain unburdened"- edmund burke
Examples of using
The idea that Japanese women are submissive and always obedient to their husbands is a lie.
The boy is obedient to his parents.