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answerable

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of answerable

  1. 1 being the one who must meet an obligation or suffer the consequences for failing to do so <you are answerable for your own conduct at all times> Synonyms accountable, amenable, responsible, liableRelated Words beholden, indebted, obligated, obligedNear Antonyms exempt, immuneAntonyms irresponsible, nonaccountable, unaccountable

  2. 2 capable of having the reason for or cause of determined <they say this equation is not answerable> Synonyms solvable, explainable, explicable, resolvable, solubleRelated Words analyzable, decipherable; feasible, workableNear Antonyms difficult, inextricable, knotty; impossible, insuperable; absurd, fantastic (also fantastical), outlandish, preposterous, ridiculousAntonyms hopeless, inexplicable, insoluble, insolvable, unexplainable, unresolvable, unsolvable




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