Definition of Sense of responsibility

1. Noun. An awareness of your obligations.

Generic synonyms: Sense

Lexicographical Neighbors of Sense Of Responsibility

sense datum
sense experience
sense impression
sense modality
sense of balance
sense of craft
sense of direction
sense of duty
sense of equilibrium
sense of hearing
sense of humor
sense of humour
sense of identity
sense of movement
sense of purpose
sense of responsibility (current term)
sense of right and wrong
sense of shame
sense of smell
sense of taste
sense of the meeting
sense of touch
sense organ
sense organs
sense strand
sense strands
sensed
senseful
sensei
senseis

Literary usage of Sense of responsibility

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Life of Charles Dickens by John Forster (1873)
"... to prevent it—Exorbitant Demand—Impatience of Suspense—Purchase advised—Oliver Twist—Characters real to himself—Sense of Responsibility for his Writings ..."

2. Governments and Parties in Continental Europe by Abbott Lawrence Lowell (1896)
"But such a distinction has not been made in Switzerland. A third complaint one hears is that the referendum lowers the sense of responsibility of the rep- ..."

3. Governments and Parties in Continental Europe by Abbott Lawrence Lowell (1896)
"A third complaint one hears is that the referendum lowers the sense of responsibility of the rep- the sense of resentatives in the legislature; ..."

4. Slavery and the Remedy: Or, Principles and Suggestions for a Remedial Code by Samuel Nott (1857)
"THE appeal is, necessarily, to a sense of responsibility. If this is not to be found, if it cannot be roused, then discussion, illustration, proposal, ..."

5. Bismarck, the Man and the Statesman: Being the Reflections and Reminiscences by Otto Bismarck (1899)
"My health at that time had long been impaired, not by the labour which I had to perform, but by the continuous sense of responsibility for the great events ..."

6. Bismarck, the Man & the Statesman: Being the Reflections and Reminiscences by Otto Bismarck (1899)
"... labour which I had to perform, but by the continuous sense of responsibility for the great events which placed the future of my country at stake. ..."

7. Bismarck, the Man & the Statesman: Being the Reflections and Reminiscences by Otto Bismarck (1898)
"My health at that time had long been impaired, not by the labour which I had to perform, but by the continuous sense of responsibility for the great events ..."

8. The Origin and Development of Religious Belief by Sabine Baring-Gould (1878)
"... and the belief in causation—Necessity of ethics to man—Growth of the moral faculty—Conscience directed by the law —sense of responsibility—Duties to man ..."

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