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obligation

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Synonyms for obligation

noun responsibility
  • accountability
  • agreement
  • bond
  • burden
  • commitment
  • constraint
  • contract
  • debt
  • duty
  • liability
  • necessity
  • need
  • promise
  • requirement
  • right
  • trust
  • understanding
  • IOU
  • business
  • call
  • cause
  • charge
  • chit
  • committal
  • compulsion
  • conscience
  • debit
  • devoir
  • dues
  • engagement
  • must
  • occasion
  • onus
  • part
  • place
  • restraint
  • accountableness
  • due bill
  • ought

Antonyms for obligation

  • asset
  • disagreement
  • disbelief
  • irresponsibility
  • misunderstanding
  • freedom
  • unemployment
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

arrearage

noun. debt
  • arrearages
  • arrears
  • balance due
  • indebtedness
  • liability
  • obligation
  • outstanding debt
  • unpaid bill
  • unpaid debt
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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