Meaning of ANSWERABLE in English

Meaning of ANSWERABLE in English
  1. Obliged to answer; liable to be called to account; liable to pay, indemnify, or make good; accountable; amenable; responsible; as, an agent is answerable to his principal; to be answerable for a debt, or for damages.
  2. Correspondent; conformable; hence, comparable.
  3. Proportionate; commensurate; suitable; as, an achievement answerable to the preparation for it.
  4. Equal; equivalent; adequate.
  5. Capable of being answered or refuted; admitting a satisfactory answer.
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To better understand the meaning of ANSWERABLE, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word ANSWERABLE

  1. "You are only answerable to yourself, but I have to answer to my superiors."

    The word/phrase 'answerable' was used by 'Sir Arthur Conan Doyle' in 'The complete Sherlock Holmes'.
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