Disoblige

Dis`o*blige"

(?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Disobliged (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Disobliging.] [Pref. dis- + oblige: cf. F. dsobliger.] 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.
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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.
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My plan has given offense to some gentlemen, whom it would not be very safe to disoblige.
Addison.
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2. To release from obligation. [Obs.]
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Absolving and disobliging from a more general command for some just and reasonable cause.
Milton.
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