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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Disobey  \Dis`o*bey"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Disobeyed};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Disobeying}.]  [F.  d['e]sob['e]ir;  pref.  d['e]s-  (L. 
  dis-)  +  ob['e]ir.  See  {Obey},  and  cf  {Disobedient}.] 
  Not  to  obey;  to  neglect  or  refuse  to  obey  (a  superior  or  his 
  commands,  the  laws,  etc.);  to  transgress  the  commands  of  (one 
  in  authority);  to  violate,  as  an  order  as  refractory 
  children  disobey  their  parents;  men  disobey  their  Maker  and 
  the  laws. 
 
  Not  to  disobey  her  lord's  behest.  --Tennyson. 




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