Definition of 責

  • blame
  • condemn
  • censure


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • セキ
  • める

Popular Words With This Kanji

責任, せきにん

duty, responsibility (incl. supervision of staff), liability, onus

責任者, せきにんしゃ

person in charge (including a supervisory role for other staff), person responsible for ..., responsible party, supervisor, manager

責務, せきむ

duty, obligation

無責任, むせきにん


引責, いんせき

taking responsibility

責める, せめる

to condemn, to blame, to criticize, to criticise, to reproach, to accuse, to urge, to press, to pester, to torture, to torment, to persecute, to break in (a horse)

刑事責任, けいじせきにん

criminal liability

責任感, せきにんかん

sense of responsibility

免責, めんせき

exemption from responsibility, disclaimer

問責, もんせき

blame, censure, reproof, reprimand, rebuke

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