- Meaning and Examples
- Liable to be called on to render an account; answerable; as, every man is accountable to God for his conduct.
- Capable of being accounted for; explicable.
Meaning of 'Accountable' (Princeton's WordNet)
- liable to account for one's actions
Example in sentence:
fully accountable for what they did;
governments must be accountable to someone beside themselves;
he was answerable to no one;
the court held the parents answerable for their minor child's acts of vandalism
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