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oblige

verb

Definition of OBLIGE

1
to do a service or favor for <I would appreciate it greatly if you could oblige me by bringing a dessert to the party>
Synonyms accommodate, favor
Antonyms disoblige
2
to cause (a person) to give in to pressure <I know you're in a hurry, but you can't oblige me to drive any faster than the speed limit>
Near Antonyms allow, let, permit; argue, convince, induce, move, persuade, prevail (on or upon), satisfy, talk (into), win (over)

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