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adjective     irresponsible pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    done or said without thinking of the possible results of your actions or words

    irresponsible behaviour/decisions

    It was irresponsible of you to leave her alone.

  2. 2
    not sensible or able to be trusted to behave in a reasonable way

    an irresponsible driver

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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