having done or been the cause of especially sth bad; guilty
having the duty of looking after sb/sth, so that one can be blamed if things go wrong
capable of being relied on
needing a trustworthy person to do it
"a responsible adult"
"a responsible position"
"the captain is responsible for the ship's safety"
"the cabinet is responsible to the parliament"
"determined who was the responsible party"
"termites were responsible for the damage"
"a responsible borrower"
He was not responsible,..he had come on the scene by..accident.
A..useless war for which the..governments were mainly responsible.
出自： L. Woolf
Freud was financially responsible for his parents.
出自： E. Young
The cold weather is responsible for his absence.
I want to see the person responsible.
The writer of a letter is responsible that it will be understood by its recipient.