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obligation

obligation as in the social force that binds you to the courses of action demanded by that force
  • "we must instill a sense of duty in our children"
  • "every right implies a responsibility"
  • "every opportunity, an obligation"
  • "every possession, a duty- John D.Rockefeller Jr"

Synonyms

  • dutythe social force that binds you to the courses of action demanded by that force; work that you are obliged to perform for moral or legal reasons; a government tax on imports or exports
  • responsibilitythe social force that binds you to the courses of action demanded by that force; the proper sphere or extent of your activities; a form of trustworthiness
obligation as in the state of being obligated to do or pay something
  • "he is under an obligation to finish the job"
obligation as in a personal relation in which one is indebted for a service or favor

    Synonyms

    • indebtednessan obligation to pay money to another party ; a personal relation in which one is indebted for a service or favor
    obligation as in a written promise to repay a debt

      Synonyms

      • debt instrumenta written promise to repay a debt
      • certificate of indebtednessa written promise to repay a debt
      obligation as in a legal agreement specifying a payment or action and the penalty for failure to comply