responsibility


responsibility

noun

Definition of RESPONSIBILITY

1
the state of being held as the cause of something that needs to be set right <responsibility for the accident lies with the driver who was speeding>
Synonyms blame, fault, liability
3
worthiness as the recipient of another's trust or confidence <the newspaper publisher should hire kids of greater responsibility to deliver its papers>
Antonyms dodginess [chiefly British], unreliability

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