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Capable of being trusted
“It's great to have a responsible guy like Scott on the team who will always get the job done.”
(of a choice or decision) Exercising prudence
“He made the responsible decision to stay in college and finish his diploma.”
(responsible for) Having an obligation as part of one's role
“You will be responsible for doing the dishes this week.”
(responsible for) Being a primary cause an event or action
“I need to find the culprit in this office who is responsible for eating all the cookies.”
(of a job or position) Involving responsibility or a degree of personal accountability
“He is a canny businessman with a responsible position that he does not take lightly.”
(responsible to) Having to report to a superior and be answerable to them
“The Cabinet would be responsible to the President, but answerable to Parliament.”
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