adjective, noun, plural ob·li·ga·tos, ob·li·ga·ti [ob-li-gah-ee]. /ˌɒb lɪˈgɑ i/.
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The said orchestra consisted of a violin and accordion, both played by amateurs, with an occasional obligato on the common comb.In the Days of My Youth|Amelia Ann Blandford Edwards
Romberg, then in the zenith of his fame as a Virtuoso, played one of his Quartetts with Violoncello obligato.Louis Spohr's Autobiography|Louis Spohr
Besides these large works he has written a number of songs, of which five are with viola obligato.Famous Violinists of To-day and Yesterday|Henry C. Lahee
"Ich steh auf den Standpunkt," said the politicians; and the racket of machine-guns offered an obligato.Erik Dorn|Ben Hecht
This piece will contain several obligato passages written expressly for our Bull-Frog.