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obligation

Obligation is a 10 letter word which starts with the letter O and ends with the letter N for which we found 5 definitions.

Definition
n. The act of obligating.
n. That which obligates or constrains; the binding power of a promise, contract, oath, or vow, or of law; that which constitutes legal or moral duty.
n. Any act by which a person becomes bound to do something to or for anouther, or to forbear something; external duties imposed by law, promise, or contract, by the relations of society, or by courtesy, kindness, etc.
n. The state of being obligated or bound; the state of being indebted for an act of favor or kindness; as, to place others under obligations to one.
n. A bond with a condition annexed, and a penalty for nonfulfillment. In a larger sense, it is an acknowledgment of a duty to pay a certain sum or do a certain things.

Syllable Information

The word obligation is a 10 letter word that has 4 syllable 's . The syllable division for obligation is: ob-li-ga-tion



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