responsabile

ItalianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French responsable, assimilated to the native suffix -abile. Cognate with Piedmontese responsàbil.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

responsabile (plural responsabili)

  1. responsible, accountable, liable, in charge
    Antonym: irresponsabile

NounEdit

responsabile m or f (plural responsabili)

  1. person responsible, manager
    Il/La responsabile della produzioneThe production manager
    Il/La responsabile per la sicurezzaThe person responsible for security
  2. person in charge
    Synonym: capo
  3. culprit
    Synonym: colpevole
    Chi è il responsabile di questo disastro?Who is responsible for this disaster? / Who is the culprit for this disaster?

Related termsEdit