One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the Home Office is responsible for prisons’
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’
accountable, answerable, to blame
behind, at the bottom of, guilty of, culpable of
blameworthy, at fault, in the wrong
3‘Margaret holds a responsible position in marketing’
important, powerful, authoritative, executive, decision-making, high
4‘he is responsible to the president’
supervised by, managed by
5‘Mr Smith is likely to prove a respectable and responsible tenant’
trustworthy, capable of being trusted, trusty, level-headed, rational, sane, reasonable, sensible, sound, stable, mature, adult
reliable, dependable, conscientious
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