Irresponsible meaning

ĭrĭ-spŏnsə-bəl
Lacking a sense of responsibility; unreliable or untrustworthy.
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One who has no sense of responsibility.
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Not liable to be called to account by a higher authority.
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Marked by a lack of responsibility.

Irresponsible accusations.

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An irresponsible person.
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One who is unlikely to be called to account by a higher authority.
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Not responsible.
  • Not liable to be called to account for actions.
  • Lacking a sense of responsibility; unreliable, shiftless, etc.
  • Said or done as by an irresponsible person.
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The definition of irresponsible is not capable of handling assignments or taking responsibility.

An example of an irresponsible person is someone who constantly forgets to do her assignments.

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Lacking a sense of responsibility; incapable of or not chargeable with responsibility; unable to respond to obligation.
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Not responsible; not subject to responsibility; not to be held accountable, or called into question.
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Someone who is not responsible.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
irresponsible
Plural:
irresponsibles

Origin of irresponsible