French English Dictionary

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obéir in English:

1. to obey to obey

While camping, we have to obey certain rules.
As young pupils we had to obey many rules at school. You're supposed to obey your parents.

English word "obéir"(to obey) occurs in sets:

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2. obeying

There have been a lot of complaints recently about drivers not obeying the speed limits in downtown Boston.
This sees English as a system obeying miles of grammar and sentence structure which have to be learned in detail and applied rigorously.

English word "obéir"(obeying) occurs in sets:

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