Thesaurus / duteous
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My uncle and I, his rightful and duteous heir, offer the King devoted homage and unswerving fealty.
THE MEMOIRS OF MADAME DE MONTESPAN, COMPLETEMADAME LA MARQUISE DE MONTESPAN
What I did was in oblivion of self; was from a duteous regard to his genuine and lasting happiness.
JANE TALBOTCHARLES BROCKDEN BROWN
May God bless, as I now bless, the duteous son, who was the last to leave his mother.
CAPTAIN PAULALEXANDRE DUMAS, PERE
Ever from infancy (save in that frantic passion for which I now despise myself), I have obeyed you, I trust, as a duteous son.
MY NOVEL, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
Both females and males, healed by my lays, to the Poet ere long will you be fulfilling your duteous vows.
They have come, but Priscilla thou 'rt none the less my dear and duteous daughter.
STANDISH OF STANDISHJANE G. AUSTIN
Early and late, and often in the day, was the duteous daughter at his cell, for the governor and the turn-keys favoured her.
The Nazarenes are not rebels; they are quiet, duteous folk, who ask but one thing: to be allowed to worship their God.
It was a slight thing, but Olive noticed it, and the loving daughter felt more kindly towards the duteous son.
OLIVEDINAH MARIA CRAIK, (AKA DINAH MARIA MULOCK)
And, now that I think o' th' lass, comrade, I am not so sure that a scolding wife is not well paid for by a duteous daughter.

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