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responsibility  

EN[rɪˌspɑnsəˈbɪlɪti]
US
Fresponsabilité
  • NomPLresponsibilitiesPREré-SUF-ibility
    1. The state of being responsible, accountable, or answerable.
      1. Responsibility is a heavy burden.
    2. A duty, obligation or liability for which someone is held accountable.
      1. Why didn't you clean the house? That was your responsibility!
      2. The responsibility of the great states is to serve and not to dominate the world - Harry S. Truman
    3. (military) The obligation to carry forward an assigned task to a successful conclusion. With responsibility goes authority to direct and take the necessary action to ensure success. (JP 1-02 Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms).
      1. (military) The obligation for the proper custody, care, and safekeeping of property or funds entrusted to the possession or supervision of an individual. (JP 1-02 Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms).
      2. Plus d'exemples
        1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
          • As the chief of the Tianjian government, I have an unshirkable responsibility for this accident and I hereby offer my deep condolences to the victims.”
          • From all evidence he manages the subtle responsibilities of the tdvana role with a delicate and lighthanded virtuosity.
          • I take responsibility for my poor choice; it was my fault.
        2. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
          • The country is coming to grips and accepting its responsibilities.

      Meaning of responsibility for the defined word.

      Grammaticalement, ce mot "responsibility" est un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable.
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        1. en responsability
        2. en responsibilize
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        4. en responsitivity
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