Definition of Dutifully

1. Adverb. Out of a sense of duty; in a dutiful manner. "He dutifully visited his mother every Sunday"

Partainyms: Dutiful



Definition of Dutifully

1. Adverb. With a regard to duty; in a dutiful manner. ¹

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Definition of Dutifully

1. [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dutifully

dutchiest
dutchman
dutchmen
dutchy
duteous
duteously
duteousness
duteplase
dutiable
dutie
dutied
duties
dutiful
dutifull
dutifuller
dutifully (current term)
dutifulness
dutifulnesses
dutiless
duts
duttonite
duty
duty-bound
duty-bound(p)
duty-free
duty cycle
duty factor
duty of care
duty period

Literary usage of Dutifully

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1. Diary of the American Revolution: From Newspapers and Original Documents by Frank Moore (1860)
"The strongest hope which we have yet left, is, that the assembly of New York will firmly and dutifully state their grievances, unembarrassed with points ..."

2. The Public Records of the Colony of Connecticut [1636-1776] by Connecticut, Connecticut General Assembly, Connecticut Council, James Hammond Trumbull, Connecticut Council of Safety, Charles Jeremy Hoadly (1885)
"The Governor and Company of this Colony do most dutifully acknowledge His Majesty's tender care and concern for the welfare of his subjects in the remote ..."

3. Miscellaneous and Posthumous Works by Henry Thomas Buckle (1872)
"!)22. says : " I dutifully delivered your Majesty's letters, and declared my message in Spanish" (Wright's Elizabeth, Lond. 8vo, 1838, vol. ii. p. 56). 9OO. ..."

4. The Ecclesiastical History of England and Normandy by Ordericus Vitalis, Léopold Delisle, Guizot (François) (1854)
"He therefore went out at the east gate,1 and was dutifully received as their lawful sovereign by the inhabitants of the suburban village, called Mal-Palu. ..."

5. Selections from the Letters of Robert Southey by Robert Southey, John Wood Warter (1856)
"I walk very dutifully, and am in good condition myself, thank God. Do not lose time in speaking to Murray about Gooch's papers. God bless you. ..."

6. Memoir of Lieut. Col. Tench Tilghman, Secretary and Aid to Washington by Samuel Alexander Harrison, Oswald Tilghman (1876)
"Pope slightly. We are just setting off for the White Plains where the General intends to fix Head Quarters for the present. I am y™ most dutifully ..."

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