adjective satellite willingly obedient out of a sense of duty and respect;
- a dutiful child
- a dutiful citizen
- Patient Griselda was a chaste and duteous wife
- Fulfilling duty; dutiful; having the sentiments due to a superior, or to one to whom respect or service is owed; obedient; as, a duteous son or daughter.
- Subservient; obsequious.
Duteous to the vices of thy mistress.
-- Du"te*ous*ly, adv. -- Du"te*ous*ness, n.
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