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responsible

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of responsible

  1. 1 being the one who must meet an obligation or suffer the consequences for failing to do so the state laws hold pet owners responsible for any damage or injury done by improperly restrained animals Synonyms of responsible accountable, amenable, answerable, liable Words Related to responsible beholden, indebted, obligated, obliged Near Antonyms of responsible exempt, immune Antonyms of responsible irresponsible, nonaccountable, unaccountable

  2. 2 worthy of one's trust our regular babysitter is very responsible Synonyms of responsible calculable, good, reliable, dependable, safe, secure, solid, steady, sure, tried, tried-and-true, true, trustable, trustworthy, trustyWords Related to responsible constant, devoted, faithful, fast, loyal, staunch (also stanch), steadfast, true-blue; honest, sincere, single-minded; infallible, unerring; bedrock, firm, sound, strong; effective, telling; attested, authenticated, confirmed, proven, valid, validated, verified; blameless, faultless, guiltless, impeccable, inerrant, irreproachable, unimpeachable, unquestionableNear Antonyms of responsible disloyal, faithless, false, fickle, inconstant, perfidious, recreant, traitorous, treacherous, unfaithful, untrue; deceitful, dishonest, lying, mendacious, untruthful; debatable, disputable, doubtable, doubtful, dubious, fishy, problematic (also problematical), questionable, shady, shaky, suspect, uncertain, unsound; hazardous, risky; unconfirmed, untriedAntonyms of responsible dodgy [chiefly British], uncertain, undependable, unreliable, unsafe, untrustworthy



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