responsibly
adverb see responsible

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • responsibly — index faithfully Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • responsibly — re|spon|si|bly [rıˈspɔnsıbli US rıˈspa:n ] adv in a sensible way which makes people trust you ≠ ↑irresponsibly act/behave responsibly ▪ Can I rely on you to behave responsibly while I m away? …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • responsibly — adv. Responsibly is used with these verbs: ↑act, ↑behave, ↑drink, ↑use …   Collocations dictionary

  • responsibly — re|spon|si|bly [ rı spansəbli ] adverb in a sensible way that shows you are reliable and can be trusted to do the right thing: I blame them for not acting responsibly …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • responsibly — adverb in a sensible way which makes people trust you: Can I rely on you to behave responsibly while I m away? …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • responsibly — UK [rɪˈspɒnsəblɪ] / US [rɪˈspɑnsəblɪ] adverb in a sensible way that shows you are reliable and can be trusted to do the right thing I blame them for not acting responsibly …   English dictionary

  • responsibly — responsible ► ADJECTIVE 1) having an obligation to do something, or having control over or care for someone. 2) being the cause of something and so able to be blamed or credited for it. 3) morally accountable for one s behaviour. 4) capable of… …   English terms dictionary

  • responsibly — adverb in a responsible manner (Freq. 1) we must act responsibly • Ant: ↑irresponsibly • Derived from adjective: ↑responsible …   Useful english dictionary

  • Responsibly — Responsible Re*spon si*ble (r?*sp?n s?*b l), a. [Cf. F. responsable. See {Respond}.] 1. Liable to respond; likely to be called upon to answer; accountable; answerable; amenable; as, a guardian is responsible to the court for his conduct in the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • responsibly — See responsibleness. * * * …   Universalium

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