answerable definition

  • adjective:
    • susceptible to becoming known as to resolve; responsible. See Synonyms at responsible.
    • That can be answered or refuted: an answerable fee.
    • Archaic Appropriate.
    • Archaic Corresponding.
    • Obliged to answer or perhaps called to account (to a person); accountable, accountable.
    • Correspondent, relating; comparable (to).
    • Proportionate; commensurate in amount; appropriate.
    • Capable of being answered or refuted; admitting a satisfactory response.
    • Obliged to resolve; prone to be called to account; prone to pay, indemnify, or make great; responsible; amenable; accountable
    • with the capacity of being answered or refuted; admitting an effective answer.
    • Correspondent; conformable; hence, similar.
    • Proportionate; commensurate; ideal.
    • Equal; equivalent; adequate.
    • with the capacity of being answered
    • morally or lawfully accountable to an increased expert
    • at the mercy of becoming known as to answer; accountable. See Synonyms at accountable.
    • which can be answered or refuted: an answerable cost.
    • Archaic Suitable.
    • Archaic Corresponding.
    • Obliged to resolve or be called to account (to someone); accountable, accountable.
    • Correspondent, with respect; comparable (to).
    • Proportionate; commensurate in quantity; appropriate.
    • with the capacity of being answered or refuted; admitting a reasonable answer.
    • Obliged to resolve; liable to be called to account; prone to pay, indemnify, or make great; responsible; amenable; responsible
    • effective at becoming answered or refuted; admitting an effective response.
    • Correspondent; conformable; for this reason, similar.
    • Proportionate; commensurate; suitable.
    • Equal; comparable; sufficient.
    • with the capacity of becoming answered
    • morally or legitimately accountable to an increased authority
  • others:
    • effective at being answered; admitting of a satisfactory reply.
    • Liable to offer a merchant account or to be called to account; responsible; amenable: because, a real estate agent is answerable to their principal.
    • Correspondent; similar; agreeing; in conformity; ideal; proportionate; correlative; equal.
    • with the capacity of being answered; admitting of a reasonable reply.
    • prone to give an account or even be called to account; responsible; amenable: since, an agent is answerable to their principal.
    • Correspondent; similar; agreeing; in conformity; ideal; proportionate; correlative; equal.

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