noun, plural re·spon·si·bil·i·ties.
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That made the jurors stop and think, ‘if Judge Cox is taking this stand, we’d better meet our responsibilities as well.Honoring The Late John Doar, A Nearly Forgotten Hero Of The Civil Rights Era|Gary May|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The responsibilities of raising children often seem very daunting.Kids Eat the Darndest Things: Laundry Pods, Teething Necklaces, and More Of The Weirdest Stuff Sending Kids to the E.R.|Russell Saunders|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And the people themselves can do it, abdicating the virtues and responsibilities of citizenship.Valerie Jarrett, Obama Consigliere—and Democracy Killer|James Poulos|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is an open question what responsibilities artists bear when turning the public mind to these matters.The Strange World of Political Assassination Fantasies|James Poulos|September 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The person whom he hoped would champion his work, his last assistant and lover, had other priorities and responsibilities.Vogue Photographer Erwin Blumenfeld: Secrets of a Fashion Legend|Tim Teeman|September 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Nevertheless he is called to be a "leader," with the responsibilities and duties of a leader.Messages from the Epistle to the Hebrews|Handley C.G. Moule
I don't feel myself equal yet to the responsibilities of a parish.The Graftons|Archibald Marshall
In our judgment, that is the only way to raise the masses to a consciousness of their rights and responsibilities.The Political Future of India|Lajpat Rai
Our relations with the Indians located within our border impose upon us responsibilities we can not escape.
Trueheart the First took up his responsibilities and his stone axe together.The Seven Ages of Man|Ralph Bergengren