Word:   
Definitions of obligation:
  • noun:   a legal agreement specifying a payment or action and the penalty for failure to comply
  • noun:   a personal relation in which one is indebted for a service or favor
  • noun:   the state of being obligated to do or pay something
    Example: "He is under an obligation to finish the job"
  • noun:   the social force that binds you to your obligations and the courses of action demanded by that force; every opportunity, an obligation

Related words...
Descriptive words...

Search for obligation at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

See obligation used in context: 23 rhymes, several books and articles.

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2020 Datamuse