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duty [the ~] noun

  1. the duty
    el deber; la obligación
  2. the duty (tariff; rate; levy)
    – a government tax on imports or exports 1
    la tarifa; la lista de precios
  3. the duty (tariff)
    – a government tax on imports or exports 1

Translation Matrix for duty:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
deber duty being forced to; being obliged to; having to
lista de precios duty; levy; rate; tariff price list; table of charges
obligación duty commitment; debenture; engagement; force; oath; obligation; pledge; pressing on; promise; undertaking; vow
tarifa duty; levy; rate; tariff price list; table of charges
tarifa aduanera duty; tariff
- obligation; responsibility; tariff
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
deber be obliged to; derive; draw; ought to; owe; shall; should; will
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- attendance; fúnction; imposition; obligation; service; task; tax; work

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Related Definitions for "duty":

  1. work that you are obliged to perform for moral or legal reasons1
    • the duties of the job1
  2. the social force that binds you to the courses of action demanded by that force1
    • we must instill a sense of duty in our children1
    • every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity, an obligation; every possession, a duty1
  3. a government tax on imports or exports1
    • they signed a treaty to lower duties on trade between their countries1

Wiktionary Translations for duty:

  1. tax; tariff
  2. that which one is morally or legally obligated to do

Cross Translation:
duty deber; obligación; cometido plicht — een taak die men op zich genomen heeft of opgelegd heeft gekregen
duty oficio Dienst — das Arbeitsverhältnis, die regelmäßige bezahlte Arbeit, die Amtspflichten
duty deber; obligación Pflicht — was getan werden müssen, was von einem verlangen oder erwarten wird; Verpflichtung
duty deber; obligación devoir — Ce à quoi on est obliger par la raison, par la morale, par la loi, par sa condition, par la bienséance, etc.

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