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Modi has used these levers to turn some of the biggest names in India’s news industry from barking watchdogs into obliging poodles.

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Ever obliging, Springsteen then flexed all the right things on a paddle board.

At the three-hour-mark, the hitherto obliging Lanzmann finally becomes irritated.

Brown expressed the hope that the obliging spirit of the brunch would somehow infuse Washington as a whole.

One of the salesmen obliging pulled out a .380 for me from its packaging and held it out.

The obliging staff plugged the word “dog” into their computers and all the official citations came whirring out.

You were obliging enough to ask me to accept a presentation copy of your verses.

Mr. Wauchop has proved himself a most obliging member of the staff.

I felt quite sure that Mr Lockhart would find her, he is such an obliging and amiable man, as well as clever.

Singularly courteous and obliging on all occasions, I, personally, have been much indebted to him for help and advice.

This victimizing of some obliging guest is only too common, but no true lady will ever be guilty of such rudeness.

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On this page you'll find 75 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to obliging, such as: accommodating, willing, agreeable, amiable, cheerful, and civil.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.