Usage examples for obliged

  1. We were obliged to be there at eight o'clock sharp. – The Sunny Side of Diplomatic Life, 1875-1912 by Lillie DeHegermann-Lindencrone
  2. Therefore he was obliged to let the matter drop. – The Red Room by August Strindberg
  3. I am so much obliged – Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  4. I'm much obliged to you; of course not. – Pandora by James, Henry
  5. I'm obliged to say so." – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope