French translation of 'answerable'
- (= accountable)
to be answerable to sb
être responsable devant qn
⇒ I am answerable to no-one.
Je n'ai de comptes à rendre à personne.to be answerable for sth
être responsable de qchto be answerable to sb for sth
être responsable devant qn de qch
Example Sentences Including 'answerable'
Let my husband be answerable to me for the rest of his life: let him support me for ever.Splitting
I can think of some foster-parents I'd dearly like to see you answerable to.The Innocents at Home (A Superintendent Kenworthy novel)
When these changes come through, which could be next month, you will find yourself directly answerable to SS Colonel Reinhardt Wolters.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
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Translation of answerable from the Collins English to French Dictionary