Definitions For Obligate


  • Bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted
  • Commit in order to fulfill an obligation
  • Force somebody to do something
  • To make (a person or organization) do something because the law requires it or because it is the right thing to do


  • Restricted to a particular condition of life

Is Obligate a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Obligate is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Obligate in a Sentence

  • The contract obligates the firm to complete the work in six weeks.
  • The problem is of your own making, so don't think that you can obligate me to help

Synonyms for Obligate

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