How Do You Spell OBEY?

Correct spelling for the English word "obey" is [əʊ_b_ˈeɪ], [ə͡ʊbˈe͡ɪ], [ə‍ʊbˈe‍ɪ]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of OBEY

  1. To comply with the commands, orders, or instructions of a superior, as a parent, a master, or a teacher; to yield submission to.

Common Misspellings for OBEY

Below is the list of 212 misspellings for the word "obey".

Usage Examples for OBEY

  1. Dinwiddie refused to obey. - "With the French in France and Salonika" by Richard Harding Davis
  2. His sister promised to obey him in all he had said. - "The Myth of Hiawatha, and Other Oral Legends, Mythologic and Allegoric, of the North American Indians" by Henry R. Schoolcraft
  3. I must obey the will of the people!" - "The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte" by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  4. Billy started to obey. - "The Bat" by Avery Hopwood Mary Roberts Rinehart
  5. I am your wife; it is my duty to obey you. - "The Chink in the Armour" by Marie Belloc Lowndes