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noun as in responsibility

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Collecting and using data of police encounters with the public for accountability and improvement is an essential tool for this change.

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Gómez said it was important to seek accountability from those seeking public office – “especially those who we support.”

From virus testing and tracing to school closures to police accountability, our reporters have provided quality journalism on the issues that matter.

We need accountability reporting at the local level now more than ever.

Transparency and accountability are essential elements of reform.

Ultimately, disclosure laws are an essential tool for promoting transparent supply chains and corporate accountability.

UVA prides itself on holding all students to a high standard of accountability and integrity.

It would inject a threat of accountability into power, and upend the impunity wartime leaders had operated under for years.

The website Bishop Accountability keeps some of the most extensive records on allegations of priestly abuse available.

The center for Justice and Accountability in San Francisco, and other human rights organizations went to work to expand the law.

Even in the desert the monstrous accountability system of the army lived and burgeoned.

Your flight and apparent escape remove my accountability to the Grand Duke for your person.

The inspectors of internal revenue who were found to obstruct the accountability of the institution have been discontinued.

Arrears so vast imply a corresponding accountability, corresponding by its amount, corresponding by its personal subjects.

Commercial use of the Bay is predicated on a permit system that should offer good control and accountability of the tour industry.


On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to accountability, such as: liability, answerability, and blameworthiness.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.