Obliged bound in appreciation indebted
- under an ethical responsibility to some body
- of Behold
- Obliged; bound in gratitude; indebted.
"under obligation," mid-14c., initially previous participle of behold (and preserving the initial past participle of hold), but an awareness right related to this consumption is certainly not taped at and diverse definitions attested for behold.
(p. p.) of Behold
- (p. a.) Obliged; bound in gratitude; indebted.
For his facts a textual critic may, and often must, be beholden to others: but never for his opinions.