English to Afrikaans Meaning :: obedient

gehoorsaam
Obedient :
gehoorsaam
- gehoorsaamongehoorsamegehoorsaam
 

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Adjective(1) dutifully complying with the commands or instructions of those in authority

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(1) Kate is eventually tamed and obedient towards her husband by the end of the play.(2) Sometimes, he turns me into a child and I become shy and obedient .(3) This seems to be, in many ways, a question of one law for the them, and one for the obedient puppy, excepting for some salient cases.(4) We have been taught to be obedient to authorities and not to think for ourselves much.(5) Like an obedient servant, who follows his master's commands, the young ones always go with the mother.(6) With Mimi he was expected to be neatly groomed, dutiful and obedient .(7) Commanded to sit by Sir Walter, the women are all obedient acquiescence.(8) No one knows what to make of her because she seems so obedient .(9) Make me like in mind to you, as an obedient child, meek and still.(10) Since when did her quiet, passive, obedient brother ever command anyone?(11) Of course, every American is not always ignorant, hypocritical and obedient .(12) Children are expected to be obedient and to show respect for their elders.(13) Her daughters also read spiritual works and were obedient to their mother.(14) Other people enjoy the dance of the fingers across an obedient keyboard.(15) They are expected to be obedient and comply with requests from adults immediately.(16) Noriko reached into her miniature satchel and retrieved the requested item like an obedient nurse in an operating theatre.
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(1) be obedient ::
gehoorsaam
Synonyms
Adjective
1. compliant ::
voldoen
2. acquiescent ::
meegaande
3. tractable ::
soepel
4. amenable ::
vatbaar
5. dutiful ::
pligsgetrou
6. good ::
goeie
7. law-abiding ::
wetsgehoorsame
8. deferential ::
eerbiedig
9. respectful ::
respek
10. duteous ::
duteous
13. manageable ::
hanteerbare
15. docile ::
mak
16. tame ::
tem
17. biddable ::
willig
18. meek ::
sagmoedige
19. passive ::
passiewe
20. submissive ::
onderdanig
21. unresisting ::
biedens
22. yielding ::
opbrengs
23. malleable ::
smeebaar
24. pliable ::
soepel
25. pliant ::
soepel
26. subservient ::
onderdanige
27. obsequious ::
kruiperig
28. servile ::
beroepswerk
Antonyms
1. contrary ::
Inteendeel
2. contumacious ::
weerbarstig
3. defiant ::
uitdagend
4. disobedient ::
ongehoorsame
5. froward ::
huigelagtige
6. insubordinate ::
tugtelose
7. intractable ::
onregeerbaar
8. obstreperous ::
moedswillig
9. rebel ::
rebel
10. rebellious ::
opstandige
11. recalcitrant ::
weerspannige
12. refractory ::
vuurvaste
13. restive ::
steeks
14. ungovernable ::
onregeerbaar
15. unruly ::
oproerige
16. untoward ::
verkeerde
Different Forms
disobedient, obedient, obediently
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