Examples from the Web for responsibleness
But it did show that he had a sense of responsibleness, and a good one.Thankful's Inheritance|Joseph C. Lincoln
I have vowed not to accept again the responsibleness of a prophet.
He owed no obligations to anything except Art, and no responsibleness to anybody except the public.Carnival|Compton Mackenzie
The responsibleness of woman extends widely through the world of Intellect.The Young Maiden|A. B. (Artemas Bowers) Muzzey
That desire I could not gratify were I still to hold the reins of responsibleness.
British Dictionary definitions for responsibleness
Word Origin for responsible
Word Origin and History for responsibleness
1590s, "answerable" (to another, for something), from obsolete French responsible (13c., Modern French responsable, as if from Latin *responsabilis), from Latin respons-, past participle stem of respondere "to respond" (see respond). Meaning "accountable for one's actions" is attested from 1640s; that of "reliable, trustworthy" is from 1690s. Retains the sense of "obligation" in the Latin root word. Related: Responsibly.