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Synonyms for answerable
ˈæn sər ə bəl, ˈɑn-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. answerable(adj)

    capable of being answered

    Antonyms:
    irresponsible, insoluble

  2. answerable(adj)

    morally or legally responsible to a higher authority

    "parents are answerable for their child's acts"

    Antonyms:
    insoluble, irresponsible

Wiktionary

  1. answerable(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    unanswerable

  2. answerable(adjective)

    Will any man argue that . . . he can not be justly punished, but is answerable only to God? --Swift.

    Antonyms:
    unanswerable

  3. answerable(adjective)

    What wit and policy of man is answerable to their discreet and orderly course? --Holland.

    Antonyms:
    unanswerable

  4. answerable(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    unanswerable

  5. answerable(adjective)

    The argument, though subtle, is yet answerable. --Johnson.

    Antonyms:
    unanswerable

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. answerable

    Synonyms:
    liable, amenable, accountable, responsible, correspondent, agreeing

    Antonyms:
    independent, unanswerable, irresponsible, different, unsuitable, disagreeing, dissimilar

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. answerable(a.)

    Synonyms:
    refutable, that may be answered

  2. answerable(a.)

    Synonyms:
    accountable, responsible, amenable, liable

  3. answerable(a.)

    Synonyms:
    corresponding, correspondent, correlative, proportionate, suitable, suited, fit

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. answerable(a)

    Synonyms:
    liable, amenable, accountable, responsible, refutable

    Antonyms:
    unanswerable, unaccountable, irrefutable

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    accountable, responsible

How to pronounce answerable?

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Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to use answerable in a sentence?

  1. President Barack Obama:

    We collectively are answerable to those families who lose their loved ones because of our inaction.

  2. Plutarch:

    No beast is more savage than man when possessed with power answerable to his rage.

  3. President Barack Obama:

    This is a political choice that we make to allow this to happen every few months in America, we collectively are answerable to those families who lose their loved ones because of our inaction.

  4. David Petraeus:

    They have, to a degree, been both part of Iraq's salvation but also the most serious threat to the all-important effort of once again getting the Sunni Arab population in Iraq to feel that it has a stake in the success of Iraq rather than a stake in its failure, longer term, Iranian-backed Shia militia could emerge as the preeminent power in the country, one that is outside the control of the government and instead answerable to Tehran.


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