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obligation

synonym (synonym of obligation)

hypernym (obligation IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a legal agreement specifying a payment or action and the penalty for failure to comply (noun.communication)
    a legal document summarizing the agreement between parties (noun.communication)
     
  • a personal relation in which one is indebted for a service or favor (noun.linkdef)
    a relation between persons (noun.linkdef)
     
  • a written promise to repay a debt (noun.possession)
    a written account of ownership or obligation (noun.possession)
     
  • the social force that binds you to the courses of action demanded by that force (noun.act)
    control exerted (actively or passively) by group action (noun.act)
     
  • the state of being obligated to do or pay something (noun.state)
    the way something is with respect to its main attributes (noun.tops)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF obligation relation)

  • a legal agreement specifying a payment or action and the penalty for failure to comply (noun.communication)
    an obligation to pay or do something (noun.communication)
     
  • a written promise to repay a debt (noun.possession)
    a highly liquid debt instrument with maturities of less than three months (noun.possession)
     
  • (noun.possession)
    a debt instrument issued by a bank; usually pays interest (noun.possession)
     
  • (noun.possession)
    a promise to pay a specified amount on demand or at a certain time (noun.possession)
     
  • (noun.possession)
    a debt instrument with a variable interest rate tied to some other interest rate (e.g. the rate paid by T-bills) (noun.possession)
     
  • (noun.possession)
    a certificate of debt (usually interest-bearing or discounted) that is issued by a government or corporation in order to raise money; the issuer is re more.. (noun.possession)
     
  • the social force that binds you to the courses of action demanded by that force (noun.act)
    the responsibility to do something (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the responsibility of a guardian or keeper (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    an obligation arising out of considerations of right and wrong (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the obligation of those of high rank to be honorable and generous (often used ironically) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the duty of proving a disputed charge (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the responsibilities of a citizen (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    duty of a child to its parents (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    some duty that is essential and urgent (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a duty that is incumbent upon you (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    acts which the law requires be done or forborne (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    all that is normally required in some area of responsibility (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the supposed responsibility of the white race to provide care for their non-white subjects (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    something that is required in advance (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    required activity (noun.cognition)
     
  • the state of being obligated to do or pay something (noun.state)
    an obligation to pay money to another party (noun.state)
     

derivation (.... is derived from obligation)

  • a legal agreement specifying a payment or action and the penalty for failure to comply (noun.communication)
    bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted (verb.communication)
     
  • a personal relation in which one is indebted for a service or favor (noun.linkdef)
    provide a service or favor for someone (verb.communication)
     
  • (adj.all)
    owing gratitude or recognition to another for help or favors etc (adj.all)
     
  • the social force that binds you to the courses of action demanded by that force (noun.act)
    force somebody to do something (verb.social)
     
  • (adj.all)
    willingly obedient out of a sense of duty and respect (adj.all)
     
  • the state of being obligated to do or pay something (noun.state)
    commit in order to fulfill an obligation (verb.possession)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym derivation duty responsibility indebtedness certificate of indebtedness debt instrument social control written agreement document personal relation state job guardianship moral obligation noblesse oblige burden of proof compel obligate duteous dutiful bind hold

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