the onus Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary

Meaning of “the onus” - Learner’s Dictionary

the onus

/ˈəʊnəs/ formal
the responsibility for doing something: The onus is on parents to make sure their children attend school.Duty, obligation and responsibility
Translations of “the onus”
in Chinese (Traditional) 責任, 義務…
in Russian ответственность…
in Turkish sorumluluk, yükümlülük, vazife…
in Chinese (Simplified) 责任, 义务…
in Polish ciężar, brzemię, obowiązek…
(Definition of the onus from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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