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British English: /əˈblʌɪdʒ/
American English: /əˈblaɪdʒ/

Translation of oblige in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (compel)
    (contract, event, law, person)
    obliger (to do à faire)
    to be/feel obliged to do
    être/se sentir obligé de faire
    don't feel obliged to pay
    ne vous croyez pas obligé de payer
  • 2 (be helpful)
    rendre service à (person)
    to oblige somebody by doing
    rendre service à quelqu'un en faisant
    could you oblige me with a lift?
    auriez-vous l'amabilité de me déposer?
    anything to oblige!
    à votre service!
  • 3 (be grateful)to be obliged to somebody
    être reconnaissant à quelqu'un (for de) (for doing d'avoir fait)
    I would be obliged if you'd stop smoking
    je vous saurais gré de ne pas fumer
    much obliged!
    merci beaucoup!
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