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Oblatration
Oblatum
Oblectate
Oblectation
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Obligate
obligate anaerobe
obligated
Obligation
Obligation of contracts
obligational
Obligato
Obligatorily
Obligatoriness
Obligatory
-- Oblige --
obliged
obligee
Obligee or creditor
obligement
obliger
obliging
obligingly
obligingness
Obligor
Obligor or debtor
Obliq
Obliquation
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oblique angle
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Oblique ascension

Oblige

O`blige´   Pronunciation: ô`blīj´; 277
v. t.1.To attach, as by a bond.
[imp. & p. p. Obliged (ô*blījd"); p. pr. & vb. n. Obliging (ô*blī"jĭng).]
2.To constrain by physical, moral, or legal force; to put under obligation to do or forbear something.
3.To bind by some favor rendered; to place under a debt; hence, to do a favor to; to please; to gratify; to accommodate.
I shall be more obliged to you than I can express.
- Mrs. E. Montagu.
Verb1.oblige - force or compel somebody to do something; "We compel all students to fill out this form"
Synonyms: compel, obligate
2.oblige - bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted; "He's held by a contract"; "I'll hold you by your promise"
Synonyms: obligate, bind, hold
3.oblige - provide a service or favor for someone; "We had to oblige him"
Synonyms: accommodate
Antonyms:
disoblige - ignore someone's wishes
accommodate, aid, assist, avail, benefit, bind, brook no denial, call for, cater to, coddle, commit, compel, concuss, contribute, convenience, cosset, demand, dictate, do a favor, do a service, do right by, exact, favor, give way to, gratify, help, humor, impose, indulge, insist upon, leave no option, make, make imperative, make incumbent, mollycoddle, necessitate, obligate, pamper, please, pledge, profit, require, saddle with, satisfy, serve, shotgun, show kindness to, spoil, take no denial, tie, treat well, yield to
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