obliged


obliged
adj.
1 forced to do sth
VERBS
be, feel
ADVERB
by law (esp. BrE), contractually, legally

Parents are obliged by law to send their children to school.

morally

I felt morally obliged to do the best I could for her.

2 grateful
VERBS
be, feel
ADVERB
much
PREPOSITION
for, to

I'm much obliged to you for helping us.


Collocations dictionary. 2013.