One entry found for responsible.
Main Entry: re新pon新i搓le
Pronunciation: ri-primarystressspän(t)-sschwa-bschwal
Function: adjective
1 a : being the one who must answer or account for something <the committee responsible for the job> b : being the cause or explanation <the germ responsible for the disease>
2 a : able to meet one's obligations : RELIABLE <a responsible citizen> b : able to choose for oneself between right and wrong
3 : requiring a person to take charge of or be trusted with important matters <a responsible job>
- re新pon新i搓le搖ess noun
- re新pon新i搓ly /-blemacron/ adverb


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