Another word for duty
A personal sense of what one should do
obligation, conscience, liability, charge, responsibility, accountability, faithfulness, pledge, commitment, burden, good faith, devoir, honesty, integrity, sense of duty, call of duty, bounden duty, the hell within, inward monitor, still small voice; see also responsibility 1, 2.
Whatever one has to do
work, office, task, occupation, function, business, province, part, calling, charge, service, mission, obligation, contract, commitment, station, trust, trouble, burden, undertaking, commission, engagement, assignment, routine, chore, pains, responsibility; see also job 2.
A levy, especially on goods
Another word for dutynoun
An act or course of action that is demanded of one, as by position, custom, law, or religion:burden1, charge, commitment, imperative, must, need, obligation, responsibility. See obligation
A piece of work that has been assigned:assignment, chore, job, office, stint, task. See work
The condition of being put to use:application, employment, service, use, utilization. See used
A compulsory contribution, usually of money, that is required for the support of a government:assessment, impost, levy, tariff, tax. See money, pay, politics