| Share
 

O'nus

(Latin). The burden, the blame, the responsibility; as, “The whole onus must rest on your own shoulders.”

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

More on O'nus from Infoplease:

  • O'nus - O'nus (Latin). The burden, the blame, the responsibility; as, “The whole onus must rest ...
  • O'nus Probandi - O'nus Probandi The obligation of proof; as, “The onus probandi rests with the ...
  • Dictionary of Phrase and Fable: O - Definitions, origins, and illustrative excerpts for words, phases, and literary allusions starting with "O"

Related Content


Premium Partner Content
HighBeam Research
Documents Images and Maps Reference
(from Newspapers, Magazines, Journals, Newswires, Transcripts and Books)

Research our extensive archive of more than 80 million articles from 6,500 publications.

Additional search results provided by HighBeam Research, LLC. © Copyright 2005. All rights reserved.

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring