Definitions of obliged

  1.   of Oblige
  2.   under a moral obligation to do something

Antonyms for obliged

thankless, ungrateful, rude, thoughtless, ungracious, inappreciative, inhospitable, unappreciative, unobligated.

Quotes of obliged

  1. We are obliged to regard many of our original minds as crazy at least until we have become as clever as they are. – Georg C. Lichtenberg

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. “ I am so much obliged – Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  3. I'm obliged to say so." ” – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  4. Therefore he was obliged to let the matter drop. ” – The Red Room by August Strindberg
  5. I'm much obliged to you; of course not. ” – Pandora by James, Henry

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