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Princeton's WordNet

  1. obligated(p)(adj)

    caused by law or conscience to follow a certain course

    "felt obligated to repay the kindness"; "was obligated to pay off the student loan"

Wiktionary

  1. obligated(Adjective)

    committed

  2. obligated(Adjective)

    having an obligation; obliged

Webster Dictionary

  1. Obligated

    of Obligate

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  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of obligated in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of obligated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of obligated in a Sentence

  1. Brenda Barton:

    When you take away some of those rights, you are obligated to take care of your citizens and your residents.

  2. Benjamin Netanyahu:

    In coming weeks, the powers are liable to reach a framework agreement with Iran, an agreement liable to leave Iran as a nuclear threshold state, as prime minister of Israel, I am obligated to make every effort to prevent Iran from getting nuclear weaponry that will be aimed at the State of Israel. This effort is global and I will go anywhere I am invited to make the State of Israel's case and defend its future and existence.

  3. Christin Munsch:

    If your family is doing just fine on the income you have right now, ask yourself if you really need that added pressure and stress, if it’s a job you truly want, then great, but you should n’t feel obligated to make more money just because it’s what you’re supposed to do.

  4. Mike Steenhoek:

    Everyone's coming up with contingency plans, the elevators and cooperatives, they have all these orders they're obligated to fulfill. ... They're worried about filling these orders.

  5. Charles Blanke:

    Doctors are obligated to help patients in ways likely to make a difference in their quality of life – controlling pain, improving mood, addressing sleeplessness, etc. – and should offer chemotherapy only as a last resort for those who still want it after true informed consent as to the unlikelihood of it doing any good, doctors need to emphasize they will not abandon the patient with end-stage disease, and that there are ways to help that are not ‘ active treatment, ’.

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