Polish English Dictionary

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obowiązek in English:

1. duty


If you don't do your duty, people will look down on you.
He risked his life to carry out his duty and inspired police officers everywhere.
Call of duty
Because we reject the same thing that people of all faiths reject: the killing of innocent men, women, and children. And it is my first duty as President to protect the American people.
However, the duty of a student is to study. So if you neglect the end of term test, that's a "no!".
The police officer on duty sensed an elderly man coming up behind him.
The strongest is never strong enough to always be master, unless he transforms strength into right, and obedience into duty. From there derives the right of the strongest.
The traditional way of learning a language may satisfy at most one's sense of duty, but it can hardly serve as a source of joy. Nor will it likely be successful.
Duty should come before anything else.
We have a duty to adopt this text which, of course, could be further improved.
a moral duty [+ to do sth] Rail companies have a duty to provide safe transport.
It should be noted that the duty continues after a notice of allowance is mailed and the issue fee is paid.
The dignity of man is inviolable. To respect and protect it is the duty of all state authority.
Just because it's a "safe day" I'm not going to make out like monkeys without protection. Isn't it the duty of loving sex to take proper care of contraception?

English word "obowiązek"(duty) occurs in sets:

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2. obligation


It is our obligation to help.
He couldn't leave because he was under an obligation to finish the job. He didn't tell me the whole truth about his financial obligations.
You are under no obligation to divulge that information.
There’s no obligation to go climbing if you don’t want to.
It is the obligation of every worker to pay taxes.
People are presenting reasons for not fulfilling their obligation to respond.
I have obligations in my job.
I think that, today, we are under an obligation to help people.
There's no obligation to come to the meeting.
We need to fulfil our obligations. Teachers have an obligation to treat all pupils equally.
The ​government has an obligation to ​assist ​relief ​efforts.
An employer has a legal obligation to pay social security for his or her employees.
Well, their obligation of course is to pay their taxes, but our advice to them is that they all look at taking their wealth and being philanthropic
We need to fulfil our obligations.
I'm not a Muslim and so I have no obligation to observe the fast but as long as I'm living in the same apartment having consideration for such a custom is important.

English word "obowiązek"(obligation) occurs in sets:

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3. obliged


Public opinion obliged him to retire.
The government was obliged to make changes in its foreign policy.
Because of the heavy rain, we were obliged to stay there.
The train was so crowded that we were obliged to stand all the way to Osaka.
I'd be much obliged if you could give me a lift into town.
Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities. Truth isn't.
I am much obliged to you.
I missed the last bus, and was obliged to walk home in the rain.
Following the demographic data, the government was obliged to adopt a policy that would stimulate birth rate.
We are obliged to regard many of our original minds as crazy — at least until we have become as clever as they are.
To our regret, we were obliged to call off the game, which we had been looking forward to.
If you will lend me the money, I shall be much obliged to you.
It happened that in August, 1984 my work obliged me to go to Okinawa.
every self-respecting knight is obliged to kill dragons
I'm obliged to find a way out of the resulting situation.

English word "obowiązek"(obliged) occurs in sets:

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4. chore


I find cooking a real chore.
Teaching them, it seemed, was a chore to be suffered until you could return to your writing.
house chores / I see interviews as a chore.
Doing the dishes is a chore, but someone’s got to do it!
I have some chores to do.
I like listening to music while I’m doing all the boring chores like dusting.
Not being good at chores sounds like a bad excuse for avoiding housework
chore = something you have to do that is boring and unpleasant
But I will have to make him do some chores as punishment on Saturday.
Walking the dog is one of his chores.
It all felt a lot of time like a bit of a chore.
daily chores
I'll go shopping when I've done my chores.
chore - a small job that you have to do regularly, especially work that you do to keep a house clean
You can't go out until you've finished your chores.

English word "obowiązek"(chore) occurs in sets:

Unit 2: Chores/Looking after the house
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5. responsibility


Starting with a population of childless married couples it will give the initial crew a few years to adjust to their new surroundings without the distraction and responsibility of caring for children.
take responsibility
It is time not only to equalize men's and women's wages, but also to equalize responsibility for housework.
This is a difficult responsibility to embrace. For human history has often been a record of nations and tribes subjugating one another to serve their own interests. Yet in this new age, such attitudes are self-defeating.
From an ethical point of view, the great principle of technology is "responsibility to the present" but the new way of thinking, "responsibility to the future" has emerged.
Beyond the Right's populism and the dispersion of the Left which have made this situation possible, I take full responsibility for this defeat and draw the necessary conclusions by retiring from political life after the end of the presidential election.
So let us summon a new spirit of patriotism, of responsibility, where each of us resolves to pitch in and work harder and look after not only ourselves but each other.
On the other hand, when public officials act wrongly, Americans feel a responsibility to protest.
Each person has responsibility for a specific area of work and a role within the team or group that they work with.
if you have responsibility for something or someone, it is your job to do what is necessary to deal with them and make sure that everything happens properly
How many women do you know that are managers with high levels of responsibility in Italian companies, public or private?
That is what it means to share this world in the 21st century. That is the responsibility we have to one another as human beings.
The most required qualities are experience, aptitude, energy, initiative, talent and responsibility.
B2 [C, U] something that it is your job or duty to deal with odpowiedzialność The head of the department has various additional responsibilities. [+ to do sth] It is your responsibility to make sure that your homework is done on time.

English word "obowiązek"(responsibility) occurs in sets:

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