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oblige
used in The Odyssey by Homer - (translated by: Butler)

4 uses
  • Telemachus and Pisistratus would have been obliged to drive over the Taygetus range, over which there has never yet been a road for wheeled vehicles.
    Footnotes (16% in)
  • "I lent it him," answered Noemon, "what else could I do when a man of his position said he was in a difficulty, and asked me to oblige him?
    Book 4 (77% in)
  • If on the other hand I managed to kill them, I shall be much obliged if you will kindly bring me my presents.
    Book 17 (13% in)
  • Is it because I am not clean, and my clothes are all in rags, and because I am obliged to go begging about after the manner of tramps and beggars generally?
    Book 19 (12% in)

There are no more uses of "oblige" in The Odyssey by Homer - (translated by: Butler).

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