Definition of Accountable in English :

Define Accountable in English

Accountable meaning in English

Meaning of Accountable in English

Pronunciation of Accountable in English

Accountable pronunciation in English

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Accountable

see synonyms of accountable

1. accountable

liable to account for one's actions

Example Sentences:
'governments must be accountable to someone beside themselves'
'fully accountable for what they did'
'the court held the parents answerable for their minor child's acts of vandalism'
'he was answerable to no one'

Based on WordNet 3.0, Princeton University


Accountable

see synonyms of accountable
adjective
1. 
responsible to someone or for some action; answerable
2. 
able to be explained

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Accountable

see synonyms of accountable
adjective
1. 
obliged to account for one's acts; responsible
2. 
capable of being accounted for; explainable

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Accountable

see synonyms of accountable
adj.
1. Expected or required to account for one's actions; answerable. See Synonyms at responsible.
2. Capable of being explained: an accountable phenomenon.

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