Ac*count"a*ble (#), a.
Liable to be called on to render an account; answerable; as, every man is accountable to God for his conduct.
Capable of being accounted for; explicable.
True religion . . . intelligible, rational, and accountable, -- not a burden but a privilege.
Syn. -- Amenable; responsible; liable; answerable.
© Webster 1913.