English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "oblige"

People who are learning to drive are obliged to have a person with a license in the car with them at all timesOur car wouldn't start, and we were obliged to leave it by the side of the road, and walk to a gas station.

People who are learning to drive are obliged to have a person with a license in the car with them at all times.

The waves were getting bigger and bigger, so we were obliged to paddle our canoe back to shore.

If you need help moving into your new apartment, I'd be happy to oblige.

The city's new bylaw obliges pet owners to clean up after their animals when they take them for a walk.

Bad weather has obliged us to cancel our plans for an overnight hike this weekend.

There is an Italian saying which observes that a priest is a man who is called Father by everyone except his own children, who are obliged to call him Uncle.

Mark Twain once said that work consists of whatever a body is obliged to do, and play consists of whatever a body is not obliged to do.

The recent slowdown has obliged us to lay off some staff, at least for the time being.

I don't want to do the work, but I'm kind of obliged to because I've already turned down a project in the last month.

In my ESL class, we are obliged to read one book every two weeks in order to improve our reading and vocabulary in English.

The Tokyo Convention obliges nations to take all necessary action to restore control of a hijacked airplane to its lawful commander.

In Kazakhstan, one is obliged to provide a meal and a bed for any relative who comes to visit.

Every male in Singapore over the age of 18 is obliged to spend two and a half years in the armed forces.

A recent study suggests that many older women still want to have sex, but often find their men cannot oblige.

Please understand that if your product does not improve, we will be obliged to terminate our contract.


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