Übersetzung von “answer for sth” — Englisch–Russisch Wörterbuch

answer for sth

phrasal verb with answer uk /ˈɑːnsər/ us verb

to be responsible for something, or punished for something

отвечать за что-либо
Do you think parents should have to answer for their children's behaviour?
have a lot to answer for

to be the main cause of something bad that has happened

нести ответственность
"Why is violent crime on the increase?" "Well, I think television has a lot to answer for."

(Übersetzung von “answer for sth” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Russisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)