respons |ibility

  • The state or fact of having a duty to deal with something or of having control over someone.
  • The state or fact of being accountable or to blame for something.
  • The opportunity or ability to act independently and take decisions without authorization.

 

Synonyms for responsibility

accountability, blame, authority, burden, duty, guilt, importance, liability, task, function, job, role, place, charge, business, onus, burden, liability, accountability, answerability, province

Source: Oxford