Synonyms of responsible in English:

responsible


See definition of responsible

adjective

1‘the Home Office is responsible for prisons’

SYNONYMS

in charge of, in control of, at the helm of, accountable for, liable for, charged with

manage, oversee, superintend, supervise, conduct, run, look after, organize, produce, see to

2‘those responsible for the mistake have been dealt with’

SYNONYMS

accountable, answerable, to blame

behind, at the bottom of, guilty of, culpable of

blameworthy, at fault, in the wrong

ANTONYMS

guiltless

3‘Margaret holds a responsible position in marketing’

SYNONYMS

important, powerful, authoritative, executive, decision-making, high

ANTONYMS

lowly

4‘he is responsible to the president’

SYNONYMS

answerable, accountable

supervised by, managed by

5‘Mr Smith is likely to prove a respectable and responsible tenant’

SYNONYMS

trustworthy, capable of being trusted, trusty, level-headed, rational, sane, reasonable, sensible, sound, stable, mature, adult

reliable, dependable, conscientious

ANTONYMS

irresponsible, untrustworthy