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obedience

Pronunciation: /əˈbiːdiəns; əʊ-/

Translation of obedience in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • obediencia (feminine) to show obedience to sb/sth obedecer* a algn/algo to owe obedience to sb [formal] deberle obediencia a algn to act in obedience to sb's wishes actuar* obedeciendo los deseos de algn

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