The definition of obedient is a person or thing that obeys easily.adjective
An example of obedient is a dog that sits on command.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: OFr < L obediens, prp. of obedire, obey
- obediently adverb
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Origin: Middle English, from Old French, from Latin oboediēns, oboedient-, present participle of oboedīre, to obey; see obey.
- o·beˈdi·ent·ly adverb