Definitions of due

  1. To endue.
  2. That which is owed; debt; that which one contracts to pay, or do, to or for another; that which belongs or may be claimed as a right; whatever custom, law, or morality requires to be done; a fee; a toll.
  3. Right; just title or claim.
  4. That which belongs or may be claimed as a right; that which is owed or required; a custom, toll, tribute, or fee.
  5. That which is owed, or one has a right to; fee; perquisite.
  6. A debt, or obligation.
  7. That which is owed, or that which one contracts to pay or perform; that which law, justice, office, station, social relation, or established rule, requires to be paid or done; that which law or custom requires, as toll, tribute, fees of office, or other legal perquisites; right; just title. Dues, a general term for certain taxes, rates, or payments.
  8. That which is owed or may be justly claimed; right; just title; a toll or fee.
  9. directly or exactly; straight; " went due North"
  10. Directly; exactly; as, a due east course.
  11. Exactly; directly; as, the ship sailed due west.
  12. Directly; exactly; as, due east.
  13. Directly, as due east or west.
  14. reasonable in the circumstances; " gave my comments due consideration"; " exercising due care"
  15. suitable to or expected in the circumstances; " all due respect"; " due cause to honor them"; " a long due promotion"; " in due course"
  16. scheduled to arrive; " the train is due in 15 minutes"
  17. Owed, as a debt; that ought to be paid or done to or for another; payable; owing and demandable.
  18. Justly claimed as a right or property; proper; suitable; becoming; appropriate; fit.
  19. Such as ( a thing) ought to be; fulfilling obligation; proper; lawful; regular; appointed; sufficient; exact; as, due process of law; due service; in due time.
  20. Appointed or required to arrive at a given time; as, the steamer was due yesterday.
  21. Owing; ascribable, as to a cause.
  22. Owed or owing; payable; suitable to a case; resulting from; proper.
  23. Owed: that ought to be paid or done to another: proper: appointed.
  24. Duly.
  25. Owed; proper.
  26. Owing and demandable; owed; proper; appropriate; fairly to be ascribed.
  27. Scheduled to arrive, as a train.
  28. Owed; that ought to be paid or done to another; proper; becoming; required by the circumstances; exact; owing; that ought to have arrived before a time specified.
  29. 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.