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duty (n):
work that you are obliged to perform for moral or legal reasons
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the duties of the job
duty (n):
the social force that binds you to the courses of action demanded by that force
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we must instill a sense of duty in our children.
every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity, an obligation; every possession, a duty

Related Words: obligation
duty (n):
a government tax on imports or exports
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they signed a treaty to lower duties on trade between their countries
Related Word: tariff
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The devil take the hindmast

Altta kalanın canı çıksın
This idiom means that you should think of yourself and not be concerned about other people; look after yourself and let the devil take the hindmost.


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