Thesaurus

obey

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of obey

  1. 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 of obey adhere (to), comply (with), conform (to), follow, goose-step (to), mind, observe Words Related to obey 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 Near Antonyms of obey disoblige; challenge, dare; refuse, renounce, repudiate; direct, lead; brush off, disregard, ignore, overlook, overpass, pass over, tune out, wink (at); dismiss, pooh-pooh (also pooh), shrug off; breach, break, infringe, transgress, violate; deride, flout, mock, scoff (at), scorn; mutiny (against), revolt (against); buck, combat, contest, dispute, fight, oppose, resist, withstand Antonyms of obey defy, disobey, rebel (against)



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