Definitions of "responsible"
  1. Subject to questions or likely to be questioned or challenged for one's actions or decisions
  2. Prone to be held accountable for something as the main influencer or initiator
  3. Subject to potential legal consequences or punishment if found at fault
  4. Possessing traits of reliability, honesty and the necessary skills and resources
  5. Capable of discerning and choosing between proper and improper conduct
  6. Characterized by the obligation to account for one's actions or decisions
How to use "responsible" in a sentence
  1. The corporation was found responsible for the environmental damages it caused in the town.
  2. After the miscommunication, the project manager was held responsible for not effectively managing her team.
  3. Because of his actions, the driver was deemed responsible for the car accident.

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