verb \ō-ˈbā, ə-\
This is an easy, common word, but just a reminder, and the synonyms are telling of how people are coerced into obeying by using other related terms – WR
Full Definition of OBEY
1: to follow the commands or guidance of
2: to conform to or comply with <obey an order> <falling objects obey the laws of physics>
: to behave obediently
— obey·er noun
Examples of OBEY
- His dog has learned to obey several commands.
- He always obeys his parents.
- The children must obey the rules.
- The children must learn to obey.
Origin of OBEY