Translation of accountable in Spanish:


responsable, adj.

Pronunciation /əˈkaʊn(t)əb(ə)l/ /əˈkaʊntəb(ə)l/

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    to be accountable to sb (for sth) ser responsable ante algn (de algo)
    • When nobody can be held accountable for decisions like this, democracy is dead.
    • He suggested that a club be formed and that its members be held accountable for the responsible use of the pier.
    • History will tell whether those responsible will be held accountable for their crimes.
    • The simple reason is the people in charge of spending the money are not accountable to anyone.
    • What's the status of finding out who or what is to be held accountable for what went wrong?
    • The fact that he is ultimately accountable to the clubs means that he needs a consensus from the clubs before he can act.
    • They should be elected democratically and be accountable to all New Zealanders.
    • Individuals are fully accountable to the organisation for the expenditure they incur.
    • The plaintiffs say they want to see the church and government held accountable for these abuses.
    • The Republic is not a free paper because we want to be accountable to our readers, not to advertisers.
    • Should the corporate media not be held accountable for blocking the democratic process?
    • Utility agencies better coordinate their work and show they are accountable to the public.
    • Rogue government and rebel militias who prowl rural areas are hardly accountable to higher authorities.
    • The government is also accountable to Parliament, which has the right to ask questions.
    • Vote for me and let me help you to make your student government more accountable to you!
    • All politicians are accountable to us and we must not confuse arrogant indifference with real leadership.
    • We have to make judgments on which we are accountable to the public.
    • The treasurers are accountable to the parties or agencies outside their office.
    • Politicians are held accountable for their execution of duties in governing a country.
    • Unless leaders are accountable to a constituency, there can be no true democracy.