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OTHER WORDS FROM answerablean·swer·a·bil·i·ty, an·swer·a·ble·ness, nounan·swer·a·bly, adverb
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The nature of the autocracy—that it was only answerable to itself—meant it could not draw its power from the people.
The unit was, according to Hughes, answerable to Adams, the Belfast commander.Sinn Fein Boss Gerry Adams Wanted This Murder Bust|Ed Moloney|May 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And yet for an agency that supposedly is answerable to no one, its people sure do testify a lot before Congress.‘Unaccountable’ CFPB Makes 14 Appearances Before Congress in a Year|Gary Rivlin|February 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Choice B: New bankers appointed by and answerable to the president.
For those other imaginary abettors would themselves have been answerable, if they had given their advice or aid.The Rights of War and Peace|Hugo Grotius
Jonathan Swift is generally regarded as a free liver, though probably the company he kept is often answerable for the imputation.Nineteen Centuries of Drink in England|Richard Valpy French
They have either made Him answerable for it, or they have said that there is some creator besides Him.The Gospel of St. John|Frederick Denison Maurice
It may be said that the Company are not answerable for crimes committed by their servants without their knowledge.
I was answerable to Government alone, and, within its limits, my powers were absolute.The Air Pirate|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull