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disoblige


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Disoblige  \Dis`o*blige"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Disobliged};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Disobliging}.]  [Pref.  dis-  +  oblige:  cf  F. 
  d['e]sobliger.] 
  1.  To  do  an  act  which  contravenes  the  will  or  desires  of  to 
  offend  by  an  act  of  unkindness  or  incivility;  to 
  displease;  to  refrain  from  obliging;  to  be  unaccommodating 
  to 
 
  Those  .  .  .  who  slight  and  disoblige  their  friends, 
  shall  infallibly  come  to  know  the  value  of  them  by 
  having  none  when  they  shall  most  need  them  --South. 
 
  My  plan  has  given  offense  to  some  gentlemen,  whom  it 
  would  not  be  very  safe  to  disoblige.  --Addison. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  disoblige 
  v  1:  to  cause  inconvenience  or  discomfort  to:  "Sorry  to  trouble 
  you  but..."  [syn:  {trouble},  {put  out},  {inconvenience}, 
  {discommode},  {incommode},  {bother}] 
  2:  ignore  someone's  wishes  [ant:  {oblige}] 




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