Answerable for an act performed or for its consequences; accountable; amenable, especially legally or politically. (adjective)
Examples of word responsible
Formerly, if any one said, “I am not alone responsible for this,” he was understood to mean (what alone his words mean in correct English), that he is not the sole person responsible; but if he now used such an expression, the reader would be confused between that and two other meanings: that he is not _only responsible_ but something more; or that he is responsible _not only for this_ but for something besides.
Kundra is responsible for «responsible for setting technology policy across the government, and using technology to improve security, ensure transparency, and lower costs, » Obama said.
The main responsible is the officer who pushed the “fire” button.
The main responsible is the officer who pushed the â€œfireâ€ button.
Young God Records is the New York-based indie founded by Swans / Angels of Light Michael Gira, the label responsible for discovering Devendra Banhart and releasing music from the likes of Akron / Family and