Lengua inglesa
responsible pronunciación
1 (usu responsible for someone or something) having charge or control over them or it and being accountable for them or it She was responsible for a class of 20 children He is responsible for ordering the stationery .
2 (usu responsible to someone) accountable to them for one's actions.
3 said of a job, position, etc: with many important duties; involving much responsibility.
4 (often responsible for something) being the cause of it Who was responsible for the accident?
5 said of a person:
a able to be trusted;
b able to answer for one's own conduct; capable of rational and socially acceptable behaviour She's an excellent babysitter and very responsible for her age .
[16c: French]
responsibleness noun .
responsibly adverb .

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