OTHER WORDS FROM answerablean·swer·a·bil·i·ty, an·swer·a·ble·ness, nounan·swer·a·bly, adverb
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While the Károlyis are answerable for what they did, this convenient tale is not the whole story.Why It’s Not Surprising That Simone Biles Cheered For Angelina Melnikova|Dvora Meyers|July 30, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
Those people will be answerable obviously to the voters at some point.Georgia's Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger Defends Controversial Election Law|Sanya Mansoor|April 26, 2021|Time
He says he doesn’t miss the complexity of being answerable to both city and state governments, and he loves working with a “very enlightened” mayor in Khan.Can Public Transit Survive the Pandemic? London's New Transport Commissioner Wants You to Believe It Can|Ciara Nugent/London|April 2, 2021|Time
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.
This time I am convinced that the second reason is almost wholly answerable for your latest commission.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
Ford is answerable for many of the fixed ideas about Spain which it seems quite impossible to remove.Spanish Life in Town and Country|L. Higgin and Eugne E. Street
They hold themselves at all times answerable to the law of the land, for their conduct in the trust committed to them.
He chooses to return to his original state, and now stands answerable himself, when the time shall come for his trial.
And in such case should not I be answerable for any mischief which might ensue?Frank Fairlegh|Frank E. Smedley