noun, plural re·spon·si·bil·i·ties.
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Idioms for responsibility
OTHER WORDS FROM responsibilitynon·re·spon·si·bil·i·ty, noun, plural non·re·spon·si·bil·i·ties.pre·re·spon·si·bil·i·ty, noun, plural pre·re·spon·si·bil·i·ties.self-re·spon·si·bil·i·ty, nounsu·per·re·spon·si·bil·i·ty, noun, plural su·per·re·spon·si·bil·i·ties.
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What responsibility was taken by cops when they kill unjustly?Protesters Demand Justice For Gurley As Gap Grows Between Cops and NYC|M.L. Nestel|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“He had sat on a hundred different Committees of Responsibility,” writes King.
Into the Woods takes on the responsibility of saying, “Stuff happens after happily ever after.”Anna Kendrick on Feminism, #GamerGate, and the Celebrity Hacking Attack|Marlow Stern|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When one thinks of that, and the responsibility it entailed, it makes the hairs on the back of the neck move.Blood in the Sand: When James Jones Wrote a Grunt’s View of D-Day|James Jones|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And at $29.99, lighting up all sense of parental dignity and responsibility costs less than a carton of actual cigarettes.Sexy Ebola Nurse & More of the Year’s Worst Halloween Costumes|Kevin Fallon|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"Put the responsibility on the donkeys," I finally suggested.On a Donkey's Hurricane Deck|R. Pitcher Woodward
Householders had the responsibility to teach their family and servants religion and morals, and often read from the Bible to them.Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed.|S. A. Reilly
I have no doubt he feels the responsibility which he assumes, and I have great faith in his judgment.The Last Cruise of the Saginaw|George H. Read
Librarians in such positions are on their own responsibility and sometimes do important reference and bibliographical work.The Canadian Girl at Work|Marjory MacMurchy
Now you have become a journeyman and must accept the responsibility yourself for doing things according to plumb-line and square.Pelle the Conqueror, Complete|Martin Anderson Nexo