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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: oblige(0.01118 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to oblige.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: force or compel somebody to do something; “We compel all
students to fill out this form” [syn: compel, obligate]
2: bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted; “He's held by a
contract”; “I'll hold you by your promise” [syn: bind, hold,
3: provide a service or favor for someone; “We had to oblige
him” [syn: accommodate] [ant: disoblige]
English → English (gcide)
Oblige \O*blige"\ ([-o]*bl[imac]j"; 277), v. t. [imp. & p. p.
Obliged ([-o]*bl[imac]jd"); p. pr. & vb. n. Obliging
([-o]*bl[imac]"j[i^]ng).] [OF. obligier, F. obliger, L.
obligare; ob (see Ob-) + ligare to bind. See Ligament,
and cf. Obligate.]
1. To attach, as by a bond. [Obs.]
He had obliged all the senators and magistrates
firmly to himself. --Bacon.
2. To constrain by physical, moral, or legal force; to put
under obligation to do or forbear something.
The obliging power of the law is neither founded in,
nor to be measured by, the rewards and punishments
annexed to it. --South.
Religion obliges men to the practice of those
virtues which conduce to the preservation of our
3. To bind by some favor rendered; to place under a debt;
hence, to do a favor to; to please; to gratify; to
Thus man, by his own strength, to heaven would soar,
And would not be obliged to God for more. --Dryden.
The gates before it are brass, and the whole much
obliged to Pope Urban VIII. --Evelyn.
I shall be more obliged to you than I can express.