Definition of obligement in English:


Line breaks: ob¦lige|ment
Pronunciation: /əˈblʌɪdʒm(ə)nt


chiefly Scottish
  • A kindness; a favour: an island community whose smooth running depends on a network of obligements
    More example sentences
    • For at least half an hour nightly Myra wrestled with a lumpy piece of knitting - as a sort of pregnancy obligement.

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