duty bound

idiom

Definition of duty bound

: having as one's duty : obligated He was duty bound to help.

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“Duty bound.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/duty%20bound. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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