Definition of accountableness in English:

accountableness

noun

  • The quality or fact of being accountable (to or †unto a person, for a thing); liability to give account and answer for one's conduct, performance of duty, etc.; responsibility.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Robert Bolton (1572–1631), Church of England clergyman. From accountable + -ness.

Pronunciation:

accountableness

/əˈkaʊntəblnəs/