Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Obliged"

The meaning of "Obliged" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does obliged mean?
A: it means that you must do something you are force to

Synonyms of "Obliged" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between obliged and forced ?
A: Obliged means you feel like you should do something, you are obligated to do it. Forced means you are being made to do something against your will.
Q: What is the difference between obliged and grateful ?
A: Obliged means you feel the need to do something. Example: “I feel obliged to say thank you.”
Grateful means that you’re thankful/appreciative about something. Example: “I’m grateful that you’re here with me.”
Q: What is the difference between "obliged" and "obligated" ?
A: @madifromaus Thank you both! I think I got it now 🤔
Q: What is the difference between obliged to and have to ?
A: Obliged to- you feel lawfully or morally bound to doing something.
You might feel obliged but sometimes you won't necessarily have too do that.
Have to- it's a must do. You may not want to, but you have to.
Q: What is the difference between "obliged" and "obligated" ?
A: "Obliged" doesn't imply nearly the same level of obligation. It means, something that you do because you want to, because you recieve gratitude for it. It's also used in expressions like, "I'd be much more obliged to X if they'd just Y" (I'd want to do X more if Y were happening).
"Obligated" means that something bad will probably happen to you if you don't do it. It conveys a much higher level of urgency.

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