Obligation meaning in English | Easy explanation | Indian dictionary

Obligation meaning in English: In this article, the meaning of the word ‘Obligation’ is explained in easy English with examples, along with its synonyms and antonyms.

Obligation’ pronunciation= obli-ɡeis(ə)n, a-blə-ga-shən

Obligation meaning in English

‘Obligation’ means the state of being compelled to do something. This compulsion can be by law or in the form of a sense of duty or in the form of moral necessity or in the form of a promise.

Obligation- English meaning
duty
responsibility
pledge
compulsion
promise
task
act
gratitude
benefaction
gratefulness
favour
thanksgiving
pact
covenant
written pledge
promissory note

Obligation-Example

The word ‘Obligation’ acts as a ‘Noun’.

The plural noun of the word ‘Obligation’ is ‘Obligation’s’.

Sentences that can be formed using the word ‘Obligation’ are as follows.

Examples:

▪ It is my obligation to teach you music because I am your teacher.

▪ It is a legal obligation for you to stop a car when the traffic signal turns red.

▪ I have an obligation towards my children, my wife, and my parents as well.

▪ When the exam result came, he felt that he is failed to fulfill his obligation as a student.

▪ The company informed him, you are under no obligation to work here.

▪ It is my obligation to fulfill all the necessary needs of my children.

▪ We have a social obligation to follow all traffic rules while driving.

▪ It is a marital obligation for a husband to take care of his wife after marriage.

▪ The seller is under no obligation to refund your money in case of a faulty product.

▪ You are under no obligation because you have not signed a contract with us.

▪ You are under legal obligation, please don’t leave the district without the court’s prior approval.

▪ You can’t leave a job without prior 2 months’ notice, you are under a contractual obligation with the company.

▪ It is our moral obligation to keep the city clean.

▪ It is a legal obligation on citizens to answers all the questions of the police.

‘Obligation’ other meanings

total obligation= Total liability

moral obligation= Moral responsibility

legal obligation= Lawful duty

twin obligation= Twin liability

contractual obligation= Contractual contract

total monthly obligation= Total monthly liability

statutory obligation= Statutory duty, statutory responsibility

financial obligation= Financial liability

social obligation= Social responsibility, social duty, social bond

monthly obligation= Monthly liability

ethical obligation= Moral responsibility

marital obligation= Matrimonial obligation, matrimonial bond

pious obligation= Sacred duty

obliged= To be grateful, grateful

Obligation’ Synonyms-antonyms

The synonyms of the word ‘Obligation’ are as follows.

commitment
responsibility
function
task
duty
accountability
assignment
compulsion
devoir
duress
constraint
indebtedness
agreement
deed
covenant
treaty
obligated
duty-bound
honor-bound
grateful
beholden
obliged

The antonyms of the word ‘Obligation’ are as follows.

irresponsibility
misunderstanding
disagreement
disbelief
freedom

 

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