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due is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
due

PronunciationEdit

HomophonesEdit

AdjectiveEdit

Positive
due

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. If something is due, it should happen at a particular time.
    We are due to arrive at Peason International Airport at 5:23.
    Your homework is due on Tuesday.
    The payment is due at the end of the month.
  2. If someone is due something, they should get it.
    He's due $50 for the work he did last week.
    Our thanks is due to all the wonderful teachers who helped us.
  3. (formal) Enough
    Please pay due attention.

PrepositionEdit

Preposition
due

  1. If   is due to  ,   causes  .
    Due to the recent changes, we were not able to complete this in time.
    The problems were due to bad weather.

SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

Singular
due

Plural
dues

AdverbEdit

Positive
due

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. directly in a direction (north, south, east, or west)
    Walk due south for one kilometer.