obligative

[ ob-li-gey-tiv ]
/ ˈɒb lɪˌgeɪ tɪv /

adjective

implying or involving obligation: an obligative commitment.

Nearby words

  1. obligate parasite,
  2. obligated,
  3. obligation,
  4. obligational,
  5. obligational authority,
  6. obligato,
  7. obligatory,
  8. oblige,
  9. obliged,
  10. obligee

Origin of obligative

1590–1600; < Latin obligāt(us) (see obligate) + -ive

Related formsun·ob·li·ga·tive, adjective

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