duty duty  /ˈdu ti/


  1. (n) the social force that binds you to the courses of action demanded by that force
  2. (n) work that you are obliged to perform for moral or legal reasons
  3. (n) a government tax on imports or exports



  1. And so the case against Cuban comes down to whether or not he had a duty that he breached to Mamma.
  2. Depression rates doubled for active duty and tripled for reserve soldiers over time.


  1. Off-duty McKinney officer killed in Frisco motorcycle crash

    An off-duty McKinney police officer died Monday following a major vehicle collision in Frisco at the intersection of Custer Road and Winding Creek Drive.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Frisco Enterprise

  2. Off-duty South St. Paul cop charged with fleeing, DWI

    An off-duty South St. Paul cop toppled mailboxes, hit parked cars, almost ran a semitrailer truck off the road and hit a row of gas pumps while allegedly driving drunk Tuesday morning in Rosemount, according to charges filed Friday in Dakota County District Court.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  3. 'Call of Duty: Ghosts' Disappoints With Underwhelming Graphics Overhaul, Deluge Of Scripted Events

    I had an open mind and high hopes going into the closed-door demo of Call of Duty: Ghosts at E3. Infinity Ward was showing off their new graphics engine, giving us a lengthy look at new canine companion Riley, and buzz from a few industry contacts pointed to a renewed focus on the PC platform. As it turns out, it's going to take more than a dog and shiny new graphics to save Call of Duty from ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Forbes

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  1. "Our duty is to foil these dangerous schemes, which try to prevent the establishment of an Islamic state in Iraq, which would be a wall of resistance against American schemes to divide Iraq," Bin Laden said.
    on Dec 29, 2007 By: Osama bin Laden Source: News24

  2. "In his understated way, he did his duty as a leader, not as a performer playing to the gallery," Mr. Kissinger said.
    on Jan 3, 2007 By: Henry Kissinger Source: Dallas Morning News

  3. "It is my duty to always protect our great state," Ms Palin said in a separate, pre-prepared statement released by her office. "With that in mind, my family and I determined that it is best to make a difference this summer, and I am willing...
    on Jul 3, 2009 By: Sarah Palin Source: Independent

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