Definition of responsability
1. responsibility [ n ] the social force that binds you to your obligations and the courses of action demanded by that force
Examples: : "we must instill a sense of duty in our children" "every right implies a responsibility"- John D.Rockefeller Jr
(Edward Austin Walton, "On Education for the Interior...)
Fortunately , although only a_few years ago they held the student at_arms_length , today the business houses welcome the opportunity to aid the student , not_only from an increased sense of community responsibility but also from the realization that the student of today is the interior_designer of tomorrow - that the student already is `` in the trade '' .
(Douglas Ashford, "Elections in Morocco: Progress...)
Since a national interpretation cannot be avoided it is unfortunate that the elections were not held in a way to maximize party responsibility and the educational effect of mass political participation .
(Leon Uris, Mila 8....)
So we have three children and responsibilities .Synonyms duty responsibility obligation Related Terms social_control requirement prerequisite job guardianship filial_duty imperative noblesse_oblige legal_duty incumbency moral_obligation white_man's_burden line_of_duty civic_duty burden_of_proof compel
2. responsibility [ n ] the proper sphere or extent of your activities
Examples: "it was his province to take care of himself"
(Grants-in-Aid and Other Financial Assistance...)
Under P._L. 113 , 78_th_Congress , the Federal_Government assumed responsibility for 100 % of necessary State expenditures in_connection_with administration and the counseling and placement of the disabled , and for 50 % of the necessary costs of providing clients with rehabilitation case services .
(The Department of State: A Fresh Look at the...)
The policy officer lives with his antennae alerted for the questions which fall within his range of responsibility .Synonyms responsibility province Related Terms sphere ecclesiastical_province
3. responsibility [ n ] a form of trustworthiness; the trait of being answerable to someone for something or being responsible for one's conduct
Examples: "he holds a position of great responsibility"
(Kenneth Reiner, "Coping with Runaway Technology"...)
Men continuously at the head of growing enterprises can acquire experiences of the most varied , complicated and trying type so that at maturation they have developed the competence and willingness to accept the personal responsibility so sorely needed now .Synonyms responsibility responsibleness Related Terms irresponsibility irresponsibility trustworthiness dependability fault accountability character responsible irresponsible
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