What does obliged mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. duty-bound(p), obliged(p)(adj)

    under a moral obligation to do something

Wiktionary

  1. obliged(Adjective)

    Under an obligation to do something for someone.

  2. obliged(Adjective)

    Indebted because of a favor done.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Obliged

    of Oblige

Editors Contribution

  1. obliged

    Verb form of the word oblige.

    We are obliged as a united humanity to care and look after each ohter.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 12, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'obliged' in Adjectives Frequency: #700

How to pronounce obliged?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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How to say obliged in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of obliged in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of obliged in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of obliged in a Sentence

  1. Paul De Gondi:

    When you are obliged to make a statement that you know will cause displeasure, you must say it with every appearance of sincerity this is the only way to make it palatable.

  2. Galileo Galilei:

    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.

  3. Selahattin Demirtas:

    A coalition may be formed or not but peace is urgent. Mr Davutoglu, we are not requesting this from you. You are obliged to do it.

  4. James Boswell:

    I have found you an argument I am not obliged to find you an understanding.

  5. Will Connell:

    They said no one who has reasons to be concerned should feel obliged to go, if an athlete feels that way, of course they may decide not to go.

Images & Illustrations of obliged

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