oblige

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oblige

verb bind, coerce, compel, dragoon, elicit, exact, force, impel, impose, make another accept a role, make another accept responsibility for, make another party perform, obligate, require
See also: accommodate, aid, assign, assist, bear, bestow, bind, call, coerce, compel, constrain, delegate, demand, detail, dictate, enforce, enjoin, exact, excise, force, help, impose, let, necessitate, obligate, order, pander, patronize, permit, press, require, subject, suffer, supply, support, tolerate
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Baghdad, Iraq (NINA) -The House voted to oblige the Prime Minister to take all measures that preserve the unity of Iraq.
Les usagers de la route ont denonce cette fermeture surtout qu'ils sont obliges d'emprunter une route plus longue.
Legal experts have demanded the creation of a commission that obliges government bodies to implement the rulings.