irresponsibleness
irresponsibleness irresponsibleness n. the habitual failure to behave in a responsible manner; irresponsibility.

Syn: irresponsibility. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • irresponsibleness — noun see irresponsible I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • irresponsibleness — See irresponsibility. * * * …   Universalium

  • irresponsibleness — n. lack of responsibility, carelessness; incompetence, lack of qualification; lack of accountability, independence …   English contemporary dictionary

  • irresponsibleness — ir·responsibleness …   English syllables

  • irresponsibleness — noun a form of untrustworthiness; the trait of lacking a sense of responsibility and not feeling accountable for your actions • Syn: ↑irresponsibility • Ant: ↑responsibleness, ↑responsibility (for: ↑irresponsibility) …   Useful english dictionary

  • irresponsibility — noun a form of untrustworthiness; the trait of lacking a sense of responsibility and not feeling accountable for your actions (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑irresponsibleness • Ant: ↑responsibleness (for: ↑irresponsibleness), ↑responsibility …   Useful english dictionary

  • irresponsible — I. adjective Date: 1648 not responsible: as a. not answerable to higher authority < an irresponsible dictatorship > b. said or done with no sense of responsibility < irresponsible accusations > c. lacking a sense of responsibility d. unable… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • irresponsible — irresponsibility, irresponsibleness, n. irresponsibly, adv. /ir i spon seuh beuhl/, adj. 1. said, done, or characterized by a lack of a sense of responsibility: His refusal to work shows him to be completely irresponsible. 2. not capable of or… …   Universalium

  • asininity — n 1. stupidity, stupidness, Inf. dumbness, Inf. dopiness, empty headedness, unintelligence, dullness, fatuity; doltishness, oafishness, loutishness, obtuseness; obstinacy, obstinateness, stubbornness. 2. idiocy, Inf. moronity, Inf. moronism,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • irresponsible — /ɪrəˈspɒnsəbəl / (say iruh sponsuhbuhl) adjective 1. not responsible; not answerable or accountable: an irresponsible ruler. 2. not capable of responsibility; done without a sense of responsibility: mentally irresponsible. –noun 3. an… …   Australian English dictionary

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