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British English: /rɪˈspɒnsɪb(ə)l/
American English: /rəˈspɑnsəb(ə)l/

Translation of responsible in French:


  • 1 (answerable)
    responsable (for de)
    responsible for killing ten people/destroying the forest
    responsable de la mort de dix personnes/de la destruction de la forêt
    responsible for producing the leaflets/looking after the children
    chargé de produire les brochures/de s'occuper des enfants
    to be responsible to somebody
    être responsable devant quelqu'un
    to hold somebody responsible
    tenir quelqu'un pour responsable (for de)
    the person responsible
    la personne responsable
    those responsible
    les personnes responsables
    I won't be responsible for my actions
    je ne réponds plus de moi
  • 2 (trustworthy)
    (person, organization, attitude)
    she is very responsible
    elle a le sens des responsabilités, elle est très responsable
  • 3 (involving accountability)
    (job, task)
    à responsabilités

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