Thesaurus / duty

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"God grant that Canada may see its duty clearly," said Mr. McPherson.

The MajorRalph Connor

We were such good friends, and we felt, I daresay, that it was our duty to love each other.

Robert OrangeJohn Oliver Hobbes

If he had been alive I am certain he would not have shirked his duty.

Yule LogsVarious

We found that Mrs. Spiker had secured her rights, and was on duty that day as nurse.

There was a large yard at the back, and in one corner of it was the shed, which did duty for a stable.

Under the Red CrescentCharles S. Ryan

"In Caesar's name," repeated the official, who had been selected for the duty of reading the Imperial message.

Every little opposition or difficulty will put him by a duty.

A man who is good for anything is always ready for his duty, and so is a good woman always ready for a sacrifice.

Von Herbert wrote an order to the Major of the Pandours for a detachment to take the duty of the imperial apartments.

The duty he had felt forced to do had been too painful in its nature to make him willing to discuss it even after it was over.

An Unoficial PatriotHelen Gardener

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