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Obey

Pronunciation of Obey
/ə͡ʊbˈe͡ɪ/, /ə‍ʊbˈe‍ɪ/, /əʊ_b_ˈeɪ/

Antonyms for obey:

disobey.

Synonyms for obey:

Sense 3 (noun)

mind, keep.

adhere (verb)

respect.

comply (verb)

cede, respect, observe, bow, conform, capitulate, succumb, shape up, assent, bend, accept, genuflect, adhere, comply, cave, consent, acquiesce, fulfill, yield, kowtow, knuckle under, concur, submit, agree, surrender, defer.

conform (verb)

comply with.

defer (verb)

capitulate, kowtow, bow, succumb, cave.

fall (verb)

bend.

follow (verb)

conform, attend, imitate.

fulfill (verb)

comply with, DO.

obey (verb)

concur, submit, acquiesce, surrender, observe, follow, accept, mind, assent, abide by, knuckle under, serve, fulfill, comply, adhere to, keep, agree.

Sense 1

recognize, keep to, play fair, answer to, walk with God, adhere to, cooperate, mind, abide by, shape up, dance attendance on, manage, act onorupon.

Sense 2

jump, behave, DO.

Sense 3

subscribe, bidding.

Sense 7

abide.

Sense 9

keep.

comply

adhere to, shape up.

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