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an·swer·a·ble

answerable

 
pronunciation:
aen s r bl
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: responsible to someone; accountable.
As an employee of this company, you are answerable to both your supervisor and the general manager.As head of the corporation, I'm answerable to my workers and to the stockholders.
synonyms:
accountable, responsible
similar words:
amenable, chargeable, liable, obligated
definition 2: able to be answered.
Using new technology, science has found answers to questions that previously were not answerable.
similar words:
explicable, rebuttable, soluble
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derivations: answerably (adv.), answerability (n.)