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Detailed Translations for obey from English to French


to obey verb (obeys, obeyed, obeying)

  1. to obey (comply; heed; listen)
    obéir; obéir à; suivre; se soumettre
    • obéir verb (obéis, obéit, obéissons, obéissez, )
    • obéir à verb
    • suivre verb (suis, suit, suivons, suivez, )
  2. to obey (keep to it; stick to; respect; keep promise)
    • respecter verb (respecte, respectes, respectons, respectez, )
  3. to obey

Conjugations for obey:

  1. obey
  2. obey
  3. obeys
  4. obey
  5. obey
  6. obey
simple past
  1. obeyed
  2. obeyed
  3. obeyed
  4. obeyed
  5. obeyed
  6. obeyed
present perfect
  1. have obeyed
  2. have obeyed
  3. has obeyed
  4. have obeyed
  5. have obeyed
  6. have obeyed
past continuous
  1. was obeying
  2. were obeying
  3. was obeying
  4. were obeying
  5. were obeying
  6. were obeying
  1. shall obey
  2. will obey
  3. will obey
  4. shall obey
  5. will obey
  6. will obey
continuous present
  1. am obeying
  2. are obeying
  3. is obeying
  4. are obeying
  5. are obeying
  6. are obeying
  1. be obeyed
  2. be obeyed
  3. be obeyed
  4. be obeyed
  5. be obeyed
  6. be obeyed
  1. obey!
  2. let's obey!
  3. obeyed
  4. obeying
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for obey:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
obéir comply; heed; listen; obey
obéir à comply; heed; listen; obey
respecter keep promise; keep to it; obey; respect; stick to appreciate; bow; consider; curtsy; esteem; esteem highly; follow; have a high regard for; hold in great esteem; look up against; praise; respect; save; spare; value highly
se soumettre comply; heed; listen; obey
suivre comply; heed; listen; obey chase; come after; comply with; ensue; follow; go after; imitate; keep pace with; keep up with; live up to; pursue; run after; trace; track; tread on; tread upon; walk over; walk upon
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- accept; act up to; comply with; observe; pay attention; respond

Related Words for "obey":

Synonyms for "obey":

Antonyms for "obey":

  • disobey

Related Definitions for "obey":

  1. be obedient to1

Wiktionary Translations for obey:

  1. to do as ordered by
  1. Traductions à trier suivant le sens
  2. Se soumettre à une demande, une règle ou une obligation d’une personne ; exécuter un ordre donné.

Cross Translation:
obey suivre opvolgen — uitvoeren wat een ander aangeraden of bevolen heeft
obey obéir gehoorzamen — gevolg geven aan een opdracht of bevel
obey accomplir befolgen — (transitiv) (einen Befehl) ausführen