Synonyms of 'accountable'
answerableDictionary, subject, responsible
The major industries should be accountable to their customers.
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If you are liable for something such as a debt, you are legally responsible for it.
The airline's insurer is liable for damages.
If you feel obligated to do something, you feel that it is your duty to do it. If you are obligated to someone, you feel that it is your duty to look after them.
He had got her pregnant and felt obligated to marry her.
Thesaurus for accountable from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you are accountable to someone for something that you do, you are responsible for it and must be prepared to justify your actions to that person.