adv. submissively, obediently, faithfully, conscientiously

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  • dutifully — index faithfully, respectfully Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • dutifully — dut|i|ful|ly [ˈdju:tıfəli US ˈdu: ] adv if you do something dutifully, you do it because you think it is the correct way to behave ▪ I dutifully wrote down every word …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • dutifully — adverb if you do something dutifully you do it because you think it is the correct way to behave: I dutifully wrote down every word …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • dutifully — adv. Dutifully is used with these verbs: ↑follow, ↑report …   Collocations dictionary

  • dutifully — dutiful ► ADJECTIVE ▪ conscientiously fulfilling one s duty. DERIVATIVES dutifully adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • dutifully — adverb out of a sense of duty; in a dutiful manner he dutifully visited his mother every Sunday • Derived from adjective: ↑dutiful …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dutifully — Dutiful Du ti*ful, a. 1. Performing, or ready to perform, the duties required by one who has the right to claim submission, obedience, or deference; submissive to natural or legal superiors; obedient, as to parents or superiors; as, a dutiful son …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dutifully — adverb see dutiful …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dutifully — See dutiful. * * * …   Universalium

  • dutifully — adverb With a regard to duty; in a dutiful manner. Syn: obediently, respectfully, reverently, submissively …   Wiktionary

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