Translation of "responsible" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


adjective (DUTY) 責任 uk us /rɪˈspɒnt.sɪ.bl̩/ US  /-ˈspɑːnt-/
be responsible for sb/sth/doing sth

to have control and authority over something or someone and the duty of taking care of it or them

Paul is directly responsible for the efficient running of the office. 保羅直接負責辦事處的高效運作。
Her department is responsible for overseeing the councils. 她的部門負責監督各市政會的工作。
be responsible to sb/sth

to be controlled by someone or something

In Australia, the Prime Minister and the Cabinet are responsible to the House of Representatives. 在澳大利亞,總理和內閣對衆議院負責。

(Translation of “responsible adjective (DUTY)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)