Willing to comply with the commands, orders, or instructions of those in authority.
‘Jessica was so intensely obedient of her parents that her brother sometimes thought she was a robot.’;
Capable of being managed or controlled
One who obeys.
Such as can be managed or used; suffering control; governable; tractable; subservient; as, a manageable horse.
Subject in will or act to authority; willing to obey; submissive to restraint, control, or command.
‘And floating straight, obedient to the stream.’; ‘The chief his orders gives; the obedient band,With due observance, wait the chief's command.’;
easy to handle or use or manage;
‘a large but wieldy book’;
dutifully complying with the commands or instructions of those in authority;
‘an obedient soldier’; ‘obedient children’; ‘a little man obedient to his wife’; ‘the obedient colonies...are heavily taxed; the refractory remain unburdened’;
capable of being managed or controlled
easily dealt with;
able to be controlled or dealt with without difficulty
‘her long hair was black, wavy, and manageable’;