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Sentence with the adjective accountable

1 example:

TV is once again demonstrating its capacity to hold people accountable.
(Sydney Morning Herald - Entertainment, )

Sentence with the relative superlative degree of the adjective accountable

1 example:

And what’s cool about that is we have the kind of company where the “boss” is the most accountable of all.
(Daniel DiGriz, Contributor http://www.forbes.com/sites/danieldigriz/ in Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Sentence with the absolute superlative degree of the adjective accountable

1 example:

I think our leadership team is a highly accountable leadership team.
(Steve Ballmer)

Questions

8 examples:

Can postmodernism hold the perpetrators of genocide accountable?
(Catharine MacKinnon)

How do you keep war accountable to the American people when war becomes invisible and virtual?
(Michael Ignatieff)

Are university presidents/chancellors accountable to anyone?
(CCAP, Contributor http://www.forbes.com/sites/ccap/ in Forbes - Education, )

When is the Government Accountability Office not accountable?
(Forbes - Technology, )

Will those documents be substantive enough to hold the guilty accountable?
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Can a government be held accountable if its industry regulators don’t treat applicants fairly?
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

With tax reform looming large on the legislative agenda, how will corporations be held accountable?
(Martin Whittaker, Contributor http://www.forbes.com/sites/martinwhittaker/ in Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Odell Beckham Jr's talent doesn't excuse his behavior, but what can the New York Giants do to hold their superstar receiver accountable?
(Forbes - Business, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

I am accountable to him for the loss.

His excitement is easily accountable.

Someone's got to be held accountable.

I'm not accountable to you for my conduct.

You are accountable to me for his actions.

I am not accountable to you for my actions.

A madman is not accountable for his actions.

They are normatively accountable for doing so.

Somebody has to be held accountable for his death.

He is accountable to the management for what he does.

Every sane man is accountable to his conscience for his behavior.

You shouldn't hold people accountable for things they can't control.

A man is accountable to no person for his doings.
(James Otis)

Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.
(Denis Waitley)

The White House alone cannot hold its opponents accountable.
(Paul Weyrich)

Lord of myself, accountable to none, but to my conscience, and my God alone.
(John Oldham)

To succeed as a team is to hold all of the members accountable for their expertise.
(Mitchell Caplan)

If you were a public official, you had to be accountable, and you had to be reachable.
(James Jarrell Pickle)

It is time for us to insist that we are accountable for the money that we are spending.
(Eric Cantor)

I think part of the problem is the education system doesn't work - it's not accountable.
(Luis Guzman)

When you make speeches you elicit expectations against which you will be held accountable.
(Bill Bradley)

That's what I think regions are about, making central government more accountable and fairer.
(John Prescott)

A beautiful woman must expect to be more accountable for her steps, than one less attractive.
(Samuel Richardson)

The more accountable I can make you, the easier it is for you to show you're a great performer.
(Mark V. Hurd)

I ask the rights to pursue happiness by having a voice in that government to which I am accountable.
(Victoria Woodhull)

And industry should be held accountable.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

Only customers like you can hold it accountable.
(The New York Times - Technology, )

Here's how that could help keep police accountable.
(Lucas Powers in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

I have always liked being accountable to somebody else.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Lower interest rates and make colleges accountable, Sen.
(CNBC, )

He vowed to hold members of his administration accountable.
(NBC News, )

Crowd's message was clear: People must be held accountable.
(USA Today - National, )

If the IRS misses its deadline, you get to hold them accountable.
(USA Today - Money, )

He also called for a recall to hold the manufacturers accountable.
(Tech Times - Health, )

The home rental service says it's becoming more accountable to hosts.
(CNET News - Business Tech, )

The United States must be held accountable, too, for breaking the law.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Protesters say Yanukovych must be held accountable for vicious crackdown.
(USA Today - World, )

In many situations full-blown accountable care does not work or make sense.
(Forbes - Business, )

Over 600 Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) are now operating in the U.S.
(Science Daily - News, )

The SEC hasn't held major banks' senior executives accountable for the crisis.
(USA Today - Money, )

This puts much of the burden for holding countries accountable on civil society.
(Nature Climate Change, )

Blake speaks out about alleged excessive use of force to hold police accountable.
(USA Today - Tennis, )

If it wants us to be accountable, it must be prepared to take responsibility, too.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

He aims to be a 'dependable and accountable' player who can be used in any situation.
(Helene Elliott in Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

Autonomy, self-motivation, and feedback are all things the employee is accountable for.
(Forbes - Business, )

Experts want to hold Syrian politicians accountable by creating a war court in Damascus.
(USA Today - World, )

Panel warns North Korean leader he may be held accountable for crimes against civilians.
(USA Today - World, )

Many will hold Edmond Tarverdyan accountable for a failure to sharpen Rousey's striking.
(Martin Rogers, USA TODAY Sports in USA Today - Sports, )

It has made us, in many ways, more accessible to one another, and more accountable, too.
(Forbes - Education, )

Activist voices can be a positive force in keeping companies accountable and responsive.
(CNBC, )

Gawker founder Nick Denton said that Facebook needs to be held accountable for bullying.
(CNBC, )

Proponents say companies need to be accountable for properly handling, returning remains.
(USA Today - National, )

It means firms can routinely fob off customers with no fear they will be held accountable.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

There are ways to give financial assistance, while still holding a young adult accountable.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Two long-time shareholder advocates say more needs to be done to hold companies accountable.
(USA Today - Money, )

KNBR's Brian Murphy held Jed York accountable for the departure of Harbaugh from the Niners.
(USA Today - Sports, )

The poll also suggests 68 per cent of Canadians believe Harper is not honest and accountable.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

'You have not been involved in a consequential decision where you had to be held accountable.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

Don't panic -- we have a step-by-step guide for tracking him down and making him accountable.
(Fox News - Lifestyle, )

Talented Bills defensive tackle has suffered rare hardship, but still needs to be accountable.
(USA Today - NFL, )

The new "senior persons regime" is suppoosed to make bankers more responsible and accountable.
(Ben Wright in The Telegraph - Finance, )

But It's infuriating that the financial adviser will never be held accountable for his actions.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Notre Dame coach Kelly says he must do better at making sure players know they are accountable.
(USA Today - Sports, )

He spoke at an event organized by the Citizens for an Accountable Mega-Hospital Planning Process.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

Accountable care is a central pillar of U.S. healthcare reform, and it has a big mind share today.
(Forbes - Business, )

- Safety Eric Weddle was holding court while holding his San Diego Chargers teammates accountable.
(UPI - News, )

Being held accountable for managing change and making things better in your work is the new normal.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

It’s about time that this industry is held accountable for the coldly-calculated damage it’s done.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

In 2001, the B.C. government did something remarkable — it held itself accountable for a huge hidden tax.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

Some people say the social and emotional support from other users keeps them accountable for their lifestyle.
(NBC Today, )

These marketing tools have made marketing more effective, more measurable, more accountable and more relevant.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Mariah Setta, 21, from Melbourne, started posting to Instagram as a way to hold herself accountable for eating.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Cincinnati Bengals tight ends are accountable for their performance, and they pay handsomely for a lack thereof.
(UPI - Sports News, )

According to the job specification, the successful candidate will be accountable ‘during crisis situations’.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The BBC's director general Tony Hall is "effectively accountable to no-one", says a new report by a group of MPs.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Vice President Mike Pence declared the US would "hold Russia accountable" and maintain steadfast support for NATO.
(CNBC, )

He said it would send a 'very powerful signal' if all schools in the country were accountable to the same watchdog.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Australian of the Year Rosie Batty says perpetrators of family violence must be made accountable for their actions.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

A Labour government would keep police and crime commissioners and make them "more accountable", Jeremy Corbyn says.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Li Heping spent his career trying to hold Chinese Communist Party officials accountable for their darkest behavior.
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

It is the essence of democracy that those who direct and implement policy should be fully accountable to the public.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A report from a British banking commission says that bankers should be held criminally accountable for their actions.
(CNN - World Business, )

If you want to hold Donald Trump accountable, consider supporting these journalism outlets operating here in the U.S.
(Brett Edkins, Contributor http://www.forbes.com/sites/brettedkins/ in Forbes - Business, )

Luca Di Montezemolo's charisma and iconic status does not stop him being held accountable for Ferrari's fall from grace.
(BBC Sport, )

Luca Di Montezemolo is an Italian icon, but that does not stop him being held accountable for Ferrari's fall from grace.
(BBC Sport - Formula 1, )

This will make operators accountable in the event of going too close to an airplane or into an area they shouldn't enter.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The media should hold the president accountable for his misleading promise, but they also need to avoid misleading symbolism.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Jim Cramer spoke with Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf, who says he holds himself accountable for alleged abusive sales practices.
(CNBC, )

The government is pledging to hold individuals accountable for corporate wrongdoing, but bringing charges could prove elusive.
(The New York Times - Business, )

One father on why the Ministry of Defence owes soldiers a duty of care, and should be held accountable in court when it fails.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

He also explained the importance of the press and their responsibility to hold the president-elect accountable for his actions.
(Justin Carissimo in The Independent - People, )

Our governments will only make the required financial, legal and political investments once all Canadians hold them accountable.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

US Vice President Joe Biden says there is "no doubt" the Syrian government used chemical weapons and it must be held accountable.
(BBC News - World News, )

They may not have won but Melbourne thwarted the run of Hawthorn and stayed accountable, making for a reasonably happy Paul Roos.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

They are well prepared, disciplined, have accountable teams that embrace change, and a culture founded on trust and accountability.
(Brent Gleeson, Contributor http://www.forbes.com/sites/brentgleeson/ in Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Blow up the whole bloated transit structure and simplify it down to a single, accountable, transparent, efficient operating company.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Kentucky Wildcats coach John Calipari says coaches always know when scandals occur on their campuses and should be held accountable.
(UPI - News, )

Two of the jurors said they hoped the decision would send a message to the hotel industry that it is accountable for guests' privacy.
(NBC News, )

Officials from the German justice system now have 3-D technology at their disposal to hold aging Nazi war crime suspects accountable.
(NBC News Science, )

Nearly one in four doctors are in or planning to link with an accountable care organization within a year, a new Medscape study shows.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

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