obliged

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laborer who is obliged to do menial work drudge , galley slave , navvy , peon
work that you are obliged to perform for moral or legal reasons duty
(Greek mythology) the daughter of Clytemnestra and Agamemnon; Agamemnon was obliged to offer her as a sacrifice to Artemis when the Greek fleet was becalmed on its way to Troy; Artemis rescued her and she later became a priestess Iphigenia
ceremonial four-inch curved dagger that Sikh men are obliged to wear at all times kirpan
state of being legally obliged and responsible liability
rule that police (when interrogating you after an arrest) are obliged to warn you that anything you say may be used as evidence and to read you your constitutional rights (the right to a lawyer and the right to remain silent until advised by a lawyer) Miranda rule
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