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Overview of verb obligate

The verb obligate has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. compel, oblige, obligate

(force somebody to do something; "We compel all students to fill out this form")

2. obligate

(commit in order to fulfill an obligation; "obligate money")

3. oblige, bind, hold, obligate

(bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted; "He's held by a contract"; "I'll hold you by your promise")

Overview of adj obligated

The adj obligated has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) obligated

(caused by law or conscience to follow a certain course; "felt obligated to repay the kindness"; "was obligated to pay off the student loan") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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