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  Definition of oblige
  1. bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted; "He''s held by a contract"; "I''ll hold you by your promise"
  2. provide a service or favor for someone; "We had to oblige him"
  3. force or compel somebody to do something; "We compel all students to fill out this form"
Similar Words: bind, hold, obligate, accommodate, compel

 

Hyponyms: pledge, article, indenture, indent, tie down, force, thrust, walk, coerce, hale, squeeze, pressure, clamor, condemn, shame, enforce, implement, apply, impose

 

Derivational Morphology: obligation, bind, accommodation, obliger, accommodator, duty, responsibility, compulsion, coercion

 

 
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