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Duty

Antonyms for duty:

option.

Synonyms for duty:

Sense 1

commitment, remit, affair, ownership, impost, onus, blame, engagement, guardianship, sphere, compulsion, trusteeship, purview, hat, department, debt.

Sense 2

baton, concern, utilization, fault, church, call, bond, burden, must, assignment.

Sense 3

imperative, portfolio, assessment, stint, commission, soul.

Sense 6

need.

Sense 8

application.

Sense 9

thing.

allegiance

loyalty.

assignment

task.

fee

DUES.

military service

service.

mission

errand.

moral sense

conscience.

percent

percentage.

responsibility

trust, load.

scrupulousness

conscientiousness.

task

chore.

Sense 4 (noun)

imperative, need, must.

Sense 5 (noun)

stint.

Sense 6 (noun)

utilization, application.

Sense 7 (noun)

impost, assessment.

act (noun)

obligation, thing, responsibility.

duty (noun)

business, responsibility, obligation, liability, station.

justice (noun)

fairness.

moral obligation (noun)

accountability, deference, faithfulness, obedience, reverence, liability, loyalty, conscience, respect.

moral sense (noun)

conscience.

obedience (noun)

docility, subservience, submissiveness.

obligation (noun)

obligation.

price (noun)

cost, toll, tab, tax, damage, expense, levy, amount, price, outlay, charge, figure, value, rate, tariff, premium, worth, dearness, quotation.

responsibility, assignment (noun)

charge, work, load, need, station, obligation, office, engagement, trust, commitment, burden, part, occupation, commission, devoir, function, DUES, service, task, onus, calling, must, job, province, chore, business.

servility (noun)

subordination, serfdom, genuflection, fealty, acquiescence, inferiority, subjection, humility, servitude, deference, servility, docility, submissiveness, Lowliness, obedience, humbleness, yieldingness, homage, slavishness, subservience, complaisance, willingness, devotion, vassalage.

tax on foreign goods (noun)

levy, rate, assessment, toll, impost, tariff.

trust (noun)

trusteeship, guardianship.

worship (noun)

awe, devoutness, faithfulness, respect, worship, religion, deification, Ardency, reverence, admiration, piety, adoration, veneration, prayer, exaltation, idolization, cultism.

Usage examples for duty:

  • Go and do your duty. - "Andreas Hofer", Lousia Muhlbach.
  • But it is more from a sense of duty than anything else. - "Steve Young", George Manville Fenn.
  • Who is on duty? - "The Justice of the King", Hamilton Drummond.

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