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Overview of adj responsible

The adj responsible has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (9) responsible

(worthy of or requiring responsibility or trust; or held accountable; "a responsible adult"; "responsible journalism"; "a responsible position"; "the captain is responsible for the ship's safety"; "the cabinet is responsible to the parliament")

2. (1) responsible, responsible for

(being the agent or cause; "determined who was the responsible party"; "termites were responsible for the damage")

3. creditworthy, responsible

(having an acceptable credit rating; "a responsible borrower") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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