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  • s  morally obligatory
    my bounden duty

  • If you tell them that something's their bounden duty, they're liable to get sore at you .
  • On Sunday, May 5, down upon their knees will go all loyal, God-fearing subjects of the King-Emperor to pray as follows : It is very meet, right, and our bounden duty that.
  • But to no avail: Governor Gene Talmadge, who has taken his bounden oath to drive all foreigners out of the Cracker State, won his first victory and expelled a "foreigner," Iowa .
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  • Two-player ballet with iOS, Android game Bounden
    This is "the most elegant" Bounden dance routine that took place at GDC, according to Game Oven designer Adriaan de Jongh and producer Eline Muijres. Sure, they may say that to every person who grabs the other half of de Jongh's iPhone, but it still...
    March 21, 2014 - Joystiq

  • Alex Salmond in BBC News
    Mr Salmond said: "As the constituency MSP, not only am I absolutely entitled but I have a bounden duty under the parliamentary code to meet people on all issues of importance to my constituency. I have met people on both sides of the debate. Last...
  • Lalu Prasad in Times of India
    It is the bounden duty of the state government to ensure power supply and none other than the state government is responsible for the present crisis,Prasad said at a function in Chapra.
  • Mahinda Rajapakse in Hindu
    I have a prime obligation and a bounden duty to change this,Rajapaksa said.

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