Translation of "responsible" - English-Portuguese dictionary


adjective uk /rɪˈspɒn·sə·bl/ us /rɪˈspɑn·sə·bəl/

B1 having to do something as your duty

I’m responsible for organizing the conferences.

having caused something to happen, especially something bad

Who was responsible for the accident?

showing good judgment and able to be trusted

He’s hard-working and responsible.

mainly UK A responsible job is important because you have to make decisions that affect other people.

de responsabilidade
It’s a very responsible job, being a teacher.

(Translation of “responsible” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)