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Synonyms for responsible
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. responsible(adj)

    worthy of or requiring responsibility or trust; or held accountable

    "a responsible adult"; "responsible journalism"; "a responsible position"; "the captain is responsible for the ship's safety"; "the cabinet is responsible to the parliament"

    Synonyms:
    creditworthy, responsible for(p)

    Antonyms:
    feckless, unreliable, devil-may-care, harum-scarum, irresponsible, carefree, trigger-happy, idle, unaccountable, loose, noncausative, freewheeling, slaphappy, untrusty, do-nothing(a), untrustworthy, noncausal, happy-go-lucky

  2. responsible, responsible for(p)(adj)

    being the agent or cause

    "determined who was the responsible party"; "termites were responsible for the damage"

    Antonyms:
    unreliable, idle, do-nothing(a), devil-may-care, untrustworthy, untrusty, irresponsible, freewheeling, unaccountable, noncausative, harum-scarum, carefree, noncausal, slaphappy, happy-go-lucky, feckless, loose, trigger-happy

  3. creditworthy, responsible(adj)

    having an acceptable credit rating

    "a responsible borrower"

    Synonyms:
    creditworthy, responsible for(p)

    Antonyms:
    untrusty, unaccountable, feckless, untrustworthy, carefree, freewheeling, slaphappy, do-nothing(a), happy-go-lucky, loose, idle, irresponsible, noncausative, devil-may-care, harum-scarum, trigger-happy, unreliable, noncausal

Wiktionary

  1. responsible(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    irresponsible

  2. responsible(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    irresponsible

  3. responsible(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    irresponsible

  4. responsible(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    irresponsible

  5. responsible(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    irresponsible

  6. responsible(adjective)

    Able to be trusted; reliable; trustworthy.

    Antonyms:
    irresponsible

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. responsible(a.)

    Synonyms:
    answerable, liable, accountable, amenable

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