English to Afrikaans Meaning :: responsibility

verantwoordelikheid
Responsibility :
verantwoordelikheid
- verantwoordelikheidonverantwoordelikheidverantwoordelikhede
 

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Noun(1) the social force that binds you to the courses of action demanded by that force(2) the proper sphere or extent of your activities(3) a form of trustworthiness; the trait of being answerable to someone for something or being responsible for one's conduct

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(1) Cultures like the Japanese or some continental European ones are less aghast at the idea of collective decision making and responsibility .(2) Not making a decision absolves procrastinators of responsibility for the outcome of events.(3) They have the responsibility to behave reasonably in the face of possible threats.(4) If you believe in social justice, in solidarity, in equality of opportunity and responsibility , then believe in the reforms to get us there.(5) individuals have a responsibility to control their behaviour(6) They shirked responsibility , put the blame on others, finding refuge in generalities and then in an unthinking bustle of activity.(7) we would expect individuals lower down the organization to take on more responsibility(8) We have a responsibility to respect the consciences of the individuals and groups among us and among the church community.(9) ÔÇÿThe minister's prime responsibility and biggest duty is to ensure public safety,ÔÇÖ she said.(10) it's the manager's responsibility to ensure everyone's working hard(11) the army denied responsibility for the attack(12) the group has claimed responsibility for a string of murders(13) They already have responsibility for key decisions about transport, waste, energy, housing and other development.(14) The blame and responsibility rests squarely upon human shoulders.(15) I had not realised how much he blamed himself, how willing he was to accept full responsibility for what had happened to me.(16) The pilot in command bears ultimate responsibility for his own safety.
Related Words
(1) social responsibility ::
sosiale verantwoordelikheid
(2) take responsibility ::
neem verantwoordelikheid
(3) sense of responsibility ::
Sin vir verantwoordelikheid
(4) assume responsibility ::
aanvaar verantwoordelikheid
(5) take responsibility for ::
neem verantwoordelikheid vir
(6) personal responsibility ::
persoonlike verantwoordelikheid
Synonyms
Noun
1. duty ::
plig
2. blame ::
blaam
4. authority ::
gesag
5. obligation ::
verpligting
6. province ::
provinsie
Antonyms
Different Forms
irresponsibility, responsibilities, responsibility
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

I must take responsibility. I had to stop
for feminine hygiene supplies.

I must take RESPONSIBILITY. I had to stop for feminine hygiene supplies.

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 3


Confucius says we owe
a greater responsibility

Confucius says we owe a greater RESPONSIBILITY

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 14


There are lots of other ways
to teach me responsibility.

There are lots of other ways to teach me RESPONSIBILITY.

The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 22


- Why is it always my responsibility?
- Oh, it\'s not always your responsibility.

- Why is it always my RESPONSIBILITY? - Oh, it's not always your RESPONSIBILITY.

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 15


That\'s a lot of responsibility.

That's a lot of RESPONSIBILITY.

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 7


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