Die Übersetzung von "answer for sth" - Englisch-Russisch Wörterbuch

answer for sth

phrasal verb with answer uk us /ˈɑːnsər/ 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 which has happened

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

(Die Übersetzung von "answer for sth" von Cambridge Englisch-Russisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)