obey


obey

verb

Definition of OBEY

to act according to the commands of <she taught her dog to obey her when she said Sit!> <most people obey the law and wear their seat belts>
Synonyms adhere (to), comply (with), conform (to), follow, goose-step (to), mind, observe
Related Words defer (to), submit (to), surrender (to), yield (to); accede (to), acquiesce (to), agree (to), assent (to); attend, hear, heed, listen (to), mark, note, notice, regard, take, watch
Phrases abide by, fall in with, keep to
Antonyms defy, disobey, rebel (against)

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