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abdicate (your) responsibility

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishabdicate (your) responsibilityabdicate (your) responsibilityformalRESPONSIBLE to refuse to be responsible for something, when you should be or were before 🔊 The government has largely abdicated its responsibility in dealing with housing needs. abdicate
Examples from the Corpus
abdicate (your) responsibilityBy invoking testosterone a man can abdicate responsibility for his own behaviour.
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