Meaning of answerable
Pronunciation: (an'sur-u-bul, än'-), [key]
- liable to be asked to give account; responsible: He is answerable to a committee for all his decisions.
- capable of being answered: a question answerable by mail.
- proportionate; correlative (usually fol. by to).
- corresponding; suitable (usually fol. by to): The amount is not answerable to my needs.
- answerable (Thesaurus)