Translation of "accountable" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


adjective uk /əˈkaʊn.tə.bəl/ us /əˈkaʊn.t̬ə.bəl/

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. 她只對總裁負責。
The recent tax reforms have made government more accountable for its spending. 最近的稅務改革要求政府的開支更加透明化。
Politicians should be accountable to the public who elected them. 政界人士應對他們的選民負責。
accountability noun [ U ] uk /əˌkaʊn.təˈbɪl.ə.ti/ us /əˌkaʊn.t̬əˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/

There were furious demands for greater police accountability. 公眾強烈要求警方進一步就其行為作出解釋。

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