responsibleness

  • 1 responsibleness — index charge (responsibility) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 responsibleness — responsible ► ADJECTIVE 1) having an obligation to do something, or having control over or care for someone. 2) being the cause of something and so able to be blamed or credited for it. 3) morally accountable for one s behaviour. 4) capable of… …

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  • 3 Responsibleness — Responsible Re*spon si*ble (r?*sp?n s?*b l), a. [Cf. F. responsable. See {Respond}.] 1. Liable to respond; likely to be called upon to answer; accountable; answerable; amenable; as, a guardian is responsible to the court for his conduct in the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 responsibleness — noun see responsible …

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  • 5 responsibleness — See responsible. * * * …

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  • 6 responsibleness — noun The state of being responsible; responsibility …

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  • 7 responsibleness — rɪ spÉ‘nsÉ™blnɪs / spÉ’n n. reliability, dependability; liability, accountability …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 8 responsibleness — n. See responsibility …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 9 responsibleness — re·spon·si·ble·ness …

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  • 10 responsibleness — noun a form of trustworthiness; the trait of being answerable to someone for something or being responsible for one s conduct he holds a position of great responsibility • Syn: ↑responsibility • Ant: ↑irresponsibleness, ↑irresponsibility (for: ↑ …

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  • 11 responsible — responsibleness, n. responsibly, adv. /ri spon seuh beuhl/, adj. 1. answerable or accountable, as for something within one s power, control, or management (often fol. by to or for): He is responsible to the president for his decisions. 2.… …

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  • 12 Accountability — is the concept in ethics and governance with several meanings. It is often used synonymously with such concepts as responsibility,[1] answerability, blameworthiness, liability, and other terms associated with the expectation of account giving. As …

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  • 13 Man's Search for Meaning — Man s Search For Meaning: An Introduction to Logotherapy   …

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  • 14 responsible — adjective Etymology: Anglo French responsable, from respuns Date: 1643 1. a. liable to be called on to answer b. (1) liable to be called to account as the primary cause, motive, or agent < a committee responsible for the job > (2) being the cause …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 15 responsibly — See responsibleness. * * * …

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  • 16 responsible — adjective /ɹɪˈspɑnsəbəl/ a) Answerable for an act performed or for its consequences; accountable; amenable, especially legally or politically. Parents are responsible for their childs behaviour. b) Capable of responding to any reasonable …

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  • 17 responsibility — noun /rɪˌspɑnsəˈbɪlɪti/ a) The state of being responsible, accountable, or answerable. Responsibility is a heavy burden. b) A duty, obligation or liability for which someone is held accountable …

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  • 18 incumbency — Synonyms and related words: accountability, accountableness, advowson, amenability, answerability, answerableness, appointment, bale, benefice, berth, billet, burden, burdening, burthen, care of souls, cargo, charge, charging, cumber, cumbrance,… …

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  • 19 liability — Synonyms and related words: a thing for, accountability, accountableness, accounts payable, accounts receivable, affinity, amenability, amount due, answerability, answerableness, aptitude, aptness, arrearage, arrears, bad debts, barrier, bent,… …

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  • 20 responsibility — Synonyms and related words: accountability, accountableness, accounting for, action, agency, agentship, amenability, answerability, answerableness, application, arrogation, ascription, assignation, assignment, attachment, attribution, auspices,… …

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