on one's own responsibility

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of on one's own responsibility

: without being told and thus willing to accept blame for a bad result
  • He changed the schedule on his own responsibility.

Word by Word Definitions

own play
  1. : belonging to oneself or itself

  2. used to express immediate or direct kinship

  1. : to have or hold as property : possess

  2. : to have power or mastery over

  3. : to acknowledge to be true, valid, or as claimed : admit

  1. : one or ones belonging to oneself

responsibility play
  1. : the quality or state of being responsible: such as

  2. : moral, legal, or mental accountability

  3. : reliability, trustworthiness


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