answerableness

  • 1 Answerableness — An swer*a*ble*ness, n. The quality of being answerable, liable, responsible, or correspondent. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 answerableness — See answerability. * * * …

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  • 3 answerableness — noun The state or quality of being answerable …

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  • 4 answerableness — n. responsibleness, liability, accountability …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 5 answerableness — noun responsibility to someone or for some activity • Syn: ↑accountability, ↑answerability • Derivationally related forms: ↑answerable, ↑answerable (for: ↑answerability), ↑accountable …

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  • 6 accountability — noun responsibility to someone or for some activity • Syn: ↑answerability, ↑answerableness • Derivationally related forms: ↑answerable (for: ↑answerableness), ↑answerable (f …

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  • 7 answerability — noun responsibility to someone or for some activity • Syn: ↑accountability, ↑answerableness • Derivationally related forms: ↑answerable (for: ↑answerableness), ↑answerable, ↑accountable …

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  • 8 Accountability — Ac*count a*bil i*ty, n. The state of being accountable; liability to be called on to render an account; the obligation to bear the consequences for failure to perform as expected; accountableness. The awful idea of accountability. R. Hall. Syn:… …

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  • 9 Amenableness — A*me na*ble*ness, n. The quality or state of being amenable; liability to answer charges; answerableness. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 answerable — answerability, answerableness, n. answerably, adv. /an seuhr euh beuhl, ahn /, adj. 1. liable to be asked to give account; responsible: He is answerable to a committee for all his decisions. 2. capable of being answered: a question answerable by… …

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  • 11 incumbency — Synonyms and related words: accountability, accountableness, advowson, amenability, answerability, answerableness, appointment, bale, benefice, berth, billet, burden, burdening, burthen, care of souls, cargo, charge, charging, cumber, cumbrance,… …

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  • 12 liability — Synonyms and related words: a thing for, accountability, accountableness, accounts payable, accounts receivable, affinity, amenability, amount due, answerability, answerableness, aptitude, aptness, arrearage, arrears, bad debts, barrier, bent,… …

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  • 13 responsibility — Synonyms and related words: accountability, accountableness, accounting for, action, agency, agentship, amenability, answerability, answerableness, application, arrogation, ascription, assignation, assignment, attachment, attribution, auspices,… …

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  • 14 amenability — n. Accountability, liability, responsibility, answerableness, amenableness …

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  • 15 accountability — n 1. responsibility, liability, answerability, answerableness, chargeability, amenability, ac countableness; obligation, bounden duty. 2. interpretability, interpretableness; intelligibility, understandableness, comprehensibility, comprehen… …

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  • 16 amenability — n 1. agreeableness, agreeability, reasonableness; compliancy, pliancy, flexibility, conformability, adaptability; yieldingness, acquiescence, sub missiveness, deference, obedience; docility, manageability, manageableness, governability,… …

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  • 17 responsibility — n 1. answerability, answerableness, accountability, accountableness, liability, chargeabil ity, amenability. 2. duty, bounden duty, obligation, onus, burden; office, charge, care, custody, trust; jurisdiction, bailiwick, beat; part, role, bit,… …

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  • 18 answerable — /ˈænsərəbəl/ (say ansuhruhbuhl) adjective 1. capable of being answered. –phrase 2. answerable for, accountable for, responsible for: I am answerable for his safety. 3. answerable to, a. liable to be called to account to or asked to defend one s… …

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  • 19 responsibleness — noun a form of trustworthiness; the trait of being answerable to someone for something or being responsible for one s conduct he holds a position of great responsibility • Syn: ↑responsibility • Ant: ↑irresponsibleness, ↑irresponsibility (for: ↑ …

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