under no legal obligation

Definition of under no legal obligation

  1. :  not required (to do something) by a law You're under no legal obligation to return the money.

Word by Word Definitions

underplay
  1. :  in or into a position below or beneath something

    :  below or short of some quantity, level, or limit

    :  in or into a condition of subjection, subordination, or unconsciousness

  1. :  below or beneath so as to be overhung, surmounted, covered, protected, or concealed by

    :  subject to the authority, control, guidance, or instruction of

    :  receiving or undergoing the action or effect of

  1. :  lower in rank or authority :  subordinate

legalplay
  1. :  of or relating to law

    :  deriving authority from or founded on law :  de jure

    :  having a formal status derived from law often without a basis in actual fact :  titular

  1. :  one that conforms to rules or the law

obligationplay
  1. :  the action of obligating oneself to a course of action (as by a promise or vow)

    :  something (such as a formal contract, a promise, or the demands of conscience or custom) that obligates one to a course of action

    :  a debt security (such as a mortgage or corporate bond)


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