Obey vs Obeyer - What's the difference?

obey | obeyer |


As a verb obey

is to do as ordered by (a person, institution etc), to act according to the bidding of.

As a noun obeyer is

one who obeys.

obey

English

Verb

(en verb)
  • To do as ordered by (a person, institution etc), to act according to the bidding of.
  • To do as one is told.
  • (obsolete) To be obedient, compliant (to a given law, restriction etc.).
  • * 1590 , Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene , III.iv:
  • They were all taught by Triton, to obay / To the long raynes, at her commaundement [...].

    Antonyms

    * disobey * defy * rebel * resist * violate (especially rules )

    obeyer

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • One who obeys.