Definitions for obligingəˈblaɪ dʒɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•blig•ingəˈblaɪ dʒɪŋ(adj.)

  1. willing or eager to do favors; accommodating.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. complaisant, obliging(adj)

    showing a cheerful willingness to do favors for others

    "to close one's eyes like a complaisant husband whose wife has taken a lover"; "the obliging waiter was in no hurry for us to leave"


  1. obliging(Adjective)

    Happy and ready to do favours for others.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Obliging

    of Oblige

  2. Obliging(adj)

    putting under obligation; disposed to oblige or do favors; hence, helpful; civil; kind

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


willing to help other people

He'll help you; – he's very obliging.

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