unquestioning obedience to authority
the surrender of a person's will to another person
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Example sentences from the Web for passive obedience
But among the refugees in England, the passive-obedience doctrine imbibed in the mother-country did not endure.The Anglo-French Entente in the Seventeenth Century|Charles Bastide