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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

Used in print:

(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"

Used in print:

(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"

Used in print:

(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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