- adj. 到期的；预期的；应付的；应得的
- n. 应付款；应得之物
- adv. 正（置于方位词前）
- n. (Due)人名；(英)迪尤
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- due: see duty
- due (adj.)
- early 14c., "customary, regular;" mid-14c., "owing, payable," from Old French deu, past participle of devoir "to owe," from Latin debere "to owe" (see debt).
In reference to points of the compass (as in due east) it is attested from c. 1600, originally nautical, from notion of "fitting, rightful." As an adverb from 1590s; as a noun from early 15c. Prepositional phrase due to (much maligned by grammarians) is from 1897.
- 1. Council members are due to have informal discussions later on today.
- 2. He is due to face a court-martial on drugs charges.
- 3. The Channel tunnel was due to open towards the end of 1993.
- 4. The factory was due to shut for the festive period.
- 5. It was a real prize due to its rarity and good condition.
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