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obligate

verb

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to cause (a person) to give in to pressure
  • the problem is of your own making, so don't think that you can obligate me to help

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The first known use of obligate was in 1533

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“Obligate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/obligate. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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