[ri-spon-suh-bil-i-tee] /rɪˌspɒn səˈbɪl ɪ ti/
noun, plural responsibilities.
the state or fact of being responsible, answerable, or accountable for something within one’s power, control, or management.
an instance of being responsible:
The responsibility for this mess is yours!
a particular burden of obligation upon one who is responsible:
the responsibilities of authority.
a person or thing for which one is responsible:
A child is a responsibility to its parents.
reliability or dependability, especially in meeting debts or payments.
on one’s own responsibility, on one’s own initiative or authority:
He changed the order on his own responsibility.
noun (pl) -ties
the state or position of being responsible
a person or thing for which one is responsible
the ability or authority to act or decide on one’s own, without supervision
verb (used with object), restored, restoring. 1. to bring back into existence, use, or the like; reestablish: to restore order. 2. to bring back to a former, original, or normal condition, as a building, statue, or painting. 3. to bring back to a state of health, soundness, or vigor. 4. to put back to a […]
[self-ri-streynt, self-] /ˈsɛlf rɪˈstreɪnt, ˌsɛlf-/ noun 1. restraint imposed on one by oneself; self-control. self-restraint noun 1. restraint imposed by oneself on one’s own feelings, desires, etc
adjective 1. confined; limited. 2. bearing the classification restricted, usually the lowest level of classified information. limited to persons authorized to use information, documents, etc., so classified. Compare classification (def 5). 3. limited to or admitting only members of a particular group or class: a restricted neighborhood; a restricted hotel. adjective 1. limited or confined […]
noun 1. something that restricts; a restrictive condition or regulation; limitation. 2. the act of restricting. 3. the state of being restricted. noun 1. something that restricts; a restrictive measure, law, etc 2. the act of restricting or the state of being restricted 3. (logic, maths) a condition that imposes a constraint on the possible […]