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Responsible for something or someone - synonyms or related words



deserving to be blamed for something that has happened



if you are answerable for something, you are considered to be responsible for it



formal legally or morally responsible for doing something

under an obligation

forced to do something for legal or moral reasons

of your own making

caused by your own actions



in a position where people have the right to criticize you or ask you why something happened



formal responsible for doing something bad or illegal

at fault

responsible for a bad or unpleasant situation

up to someone

if something is up to you, you are responsible for doing it

in someone’s hands

if something is in someone’s hands, they are responsible for it


gig economy

an employment concept in which people are paid for each specific, short-term task that they do and don't have conventional contracts of employment

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fake news

a sensational piece of news which does not map to reality, created to attract attention or damage somebody's reputation

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