duty-bound

adjective

morally obliged as a matter of duty

Nearby words

  1. dutton,
  2. duty,
  3. duty bound,
  4. duty officer,
  5. duty to retreat,
  6. duty-free,
  7. duty-free shop,
  8. duumvir,
  9. duumvirate,
  10. duvalier

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