obligingly
adverb see obliging

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • obligingly — obliging ► ADJECTIVE ▪ willing to do a service or kindness; helpful. DERIVATIVES obligingly adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • obligingly — adverb in accommodation (Freq. 1) obligingly, he lowered his voice • Syn: ↑accommodatingly • Derived from adjective: ↑accommodating (for: ↑accommodatingly), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Obligingly — obliging o*bli ging ([ o]*bl[imac] j[i^]ng), a. Putting under obligation; disposed to oblige or do favors; hence, helpful; civil; kind. [1913 Webster] Mons. Strozzi has many curiosities, and is very obliging to a stranger who desires the sight of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • obligingly — See obliging. * * * …   Universalium

  • obligingly — adverb In an obliging manner …   Wiktionary

  • obligingly — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. helpfully, agreeably, thoughtfully; see kindly 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • obligingly — É™ blaɪdʒɪŋlɪ adv. in an obliging manner; courteously; helpfully …   English contemporary dictionary

  • obligingly — oblig·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • obligingly — See: obliging …   English dictionary

  • obliging — obligingly, adv. obligingness, n. /euh bluy jing/, adj. 1. willing or eager to do favors, offer one s services, etc.; accommodating: The clerk was most obliging. 2. obligating. [1630 40; OBLIGE + ING2] Syn. 1. helpful, kind, friendly. * * * …   Universalium

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