Etymology
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obliging (adj.)

of persons, dispositions, etc., "willing to do service or favors," 1630s, present-participle adjective from oblige. Related: Obligingly.

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Definitions of obliging

obliging (adj.)
showing a cheerful willingness to do favors for others;
the obliging waiter was in no hurry for us to leave
Synonyms: complaisant
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