bound to respond

See: liable
References in classic literature ?
and the ardent passion of the public was bound to respond worthily to the greatness of the enterprise.
But the United fans are sure to give it to the flying Fox - and he's bound to respond.
We are bound to respond to your queries," the minister added.
The relevant ministry is bound to respond to a calling attention notice.
The PTI leader said the departments and offices concerned would be bound to respond in the specific timeline to address their complaints and the PM Office would oversee the progress on those issues.
The prime minister said the citizens could raise their voices online and the departments and offices concerned would be bound to respond in the specific timeline to address their complaints and the PM Office would oversee the progress on those issues.
Judges who are ridiculed by the CJP will be bound to respond to the comments, which will be damaging to the judicial institution, Justice Siddiqui added.
If there is firing from one side, the Army or the BSF is bound to respond."
is legally bound to respond to threats to Taiwan and is the island's main supplier of foreign military hardware.
The CEO said that the letter had been written to the university five days ago and that the university is bound to respond within 14 days in this regard.
He said unless there was another incident, the officer was duty bound to respond to the A&E incident but he hadn't.
"If the petition is able to get 10,000 signatures, the Government is duty bound to respond.