accountable - definición en el diccionario inglés británico y tesauro - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “accountable” en inglés

See all translations

accountable

adjective uk   /əˈkaʊn.tə.bəl/  us   /-t̬ə-/
C2 Someone who is accountable is completely responsible for what they do and must be able to give a satisfactory reason for it: She is accountable only to the managing director. The recent tax reforms have made government more accountable for its spending. Politicians should be accountable to the public who elected them.
accountability
noun [U] uk   /əˌkaʊn.təˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/  us   /-t̬əˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/
There were furious demands for greater police accountability.
(Definition of accountable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de accountable
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “accountable” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

disappear off the face of the earth

to disappear completely

Palabra del día

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Aprende más 

dumbwalking noun

April 20, 2015
walking slowly, without paying attention to the world around you because you are consulting a smartphone He told me dumbwalking probably wouldn’t be a long-term problem.

Aprende más