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