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A mark of guilt or disgrace
“… hoping to avoid the onus of failure by lowering expectations ahead of time.”
Something that is one's duty or responsibility
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“If it is successful, however, the onus for action will swing back to Unionism.”
Responsibility for wrongdoing or failure
“He perpetually tries to shift the onus for any mistakes onto other team members.”
Responsibility to prove something
A thing that is imposed, in particular an unfair or unwelcome demand or burden
The main or greater part of something as distinguished from its subordinate parts
General or widespread hatred or disgust incurred by someone as a result of their actions
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