obligation

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌɒblɪˈgeɪʃən/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌɑblɪˈgeɪʃən/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ob′li gāshən)

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obligation

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. have an obligation to her
  2. have an obligation to [finish, buy, make, do]
  3. have an obligation to uphold
  4. felt an obligation to [go, help, accompany]
  5. an obligation of confidentiality
  6. obligation and responsibility
  7. the [state, government] has an obligation to
  8. an obligation under [article, section, chapter] [two]
  9. is a [statutory, contractual, personal] obligation
  10. [meet, fulfill, comply with, breach] contractual obligations
  11. has a [financial, moral, legal, contractual] obligation (to)
  12. feel a lot of obligation [to, for]
  13. a feeling of obligation
  14. you have no obligation to
  15. a no-obligation [quote, visit, consultation]
n as adj
  1. a no-obligation [quote, visit, consultation]
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