Results for due

Definitions of due:

part of speech: adverb

Exactly; directly; as, the ship sailed due west.

part of speech: adjective

Owed: that ought to be paid or done to another: proper: appointed.

part of speech: adjective

Owed or owing; payable; suitable to a case; resulting from; proper.

part of speech: adjective

That ought to be paid or done to another; owing to; fit; proper; that ought to arrive at a certain time specified, as a ship or train; exact or exactly, as due east; seasonable; becoming.

part of speech: noun

That which is owed or may be justly claimed; right; just title; a toll or fee.

part of speech: noun

That which belongs or may be claimed as a right; that which is owed or required; a custom, toll, tribute, or fee.

Usage examples for due:

alphabet filter

Word of the day

ducking stool

A stool or chair in which scolds were formerly tied and ducked in the water as a punishment. ...

Popular definitions