under a moral obligation to do something
Under an obligation to do something for someone.
Indebted because of a favor done.
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Rank popularity for the word 'obliged' in Adjectives Frequency: #700
The numerical value of obliged in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of obliged in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities. Truth isn't.
Work consists of whatever a body is obliged to do. Play consists of whatever a body is not obliged to do.
I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
We continue to buy stakes in Italian companies, but now we're careful to remain below the 2 percent threshold so that we're not obliged to disclose them.
As a matter of international law, the U.S. is legally obliged to bring those responsible to justice, the U.S. Attorney General is under a legal duty to bring criminal charges against those responsible.
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