answerable

[an-ser-uh-buhl, ahn-]
adjective
1.
liable to be asked to give account; responsible: He is answerable to a committee for all his decisions.
2.
capable of being answered: a question answerable by mail.
3.
proportionate; correlative (usually followed by to ).
4.
corresponding; suitable (usually followed by to ): The amount is not answerable to my needs.

Origin:
1540–50; answer + -able

answerability, answerableness, noun
answerably, adverb
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answerable (ˈɑːnsərəbəl)
 
adj
1.  (postpositive; foll by for or to) responsible or accountable: answerable for someone's safety; answerable to one's boss
2.  able to be answered
 
answera'bility
 
n
 
'answerableness
 
n
 
'answerably
 
adv

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Example sentences
Being responsible and answerable for actions or inactions of self or others in
  the context of delegation.
The question, she says, is less answerable than endlessly discussable.
We need to come up with oversight that is not directly tied to the industry and
  answerable to the people.
They now belong to a different guild, are answerable to different requirements
  and have different objectives.
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