- adj.负有责任的，应对自己的行为做出说明的; 可解释的; 有解释义务的; 可说明的;
- 名词: accountability;
The major service industries should be accountable to their customers.
Politicians are ultimately accountable to the voters.
If anything happens to this car, I will hold you accountable.
I am accountable to my superiors for my actions.
It is a very accountable obstinacy.
Every person is accountable for his own work.
His bad temper is easily accountable; he has had a toothache all day.
One of the principles of our legal system is that people are accountable for the foreseeable consequences of their actions.
The president struck back at critics who say he should be held accountable for conditions that contributed to the riots.
He is mentally ill and cannot be held accountable for his actions.
You beat them up, and nobody holds you accountable.
The answer is simple: We will hold North Korea accountable.
Accountable Document Status Report must be approved by Finance Director.
Both will be held accountable for their deeds in this life.
Be Accountable: Your health and well - being is your responsibility.
If you spend much time with educators and policy makers, you'll hear a lot of the following words: standards, results, skills, self-control, accountability, and so on.
They include such measures as accountable care organizations to take charge of a patient's needs with an eye on both cost and quality, and chronic disease management to make sure the seriously ill, who are responsible for the bulk of all health care costs, are treated properly.
Some Chicago teachers seem to think that they shouldn't be held accountable until poverty is solved.
Words degraded to the margin have been justice fairness, tolerance, proportionality and accountability.
In today’s world, title has become normal that well—paid executives should not be accountable for what happens in the organizations that they run perhaps we should not be so surprised.
1. liable to account for one's actions;
"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"