English Vocabulary : Word of the Day Onus

English Vocabulary : Word of the Day Onus
Onus – दायित्व, कर्तव्य, बोझ |

 

Synonyms:

albatross, burden, charge, bear, duty, encumbrance, liability, load,

millstone round one’s neck, obligation, responsibility.

 

 

Onus in a sentence:

  • Onus on government, AIFF to lift Indian football.
  • Onus lies on Kathmandu to ease crisis.
  • First Onus on Food Recall Lies with Business Operator.
  • The onus is not on the school. It is on us as parents.

 

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning:

  • On + Us… tumhara burden mere upar hai.

 

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