Definition of Accountability:

  1. The fact or condition of being accountable; responsibility.

  2. The obligation of an individual or organization to account for its activities, accept responsibility for them, and to disclose the results in a transparent manner. It also includes the responsibility for money or other entrusted property.

Synonyms of Accountability

Responsibility, Liability, Answerability

How to use Accountability in a sentence?

  1. My boss asks for my sales goals at the beginning of every month but I can never quite reach them. Im not worried ably my job though because our company has not accountability for sales goals.
  2. The billing department was experiencing worker performance issues so they developed new workplace procedures, to track worker performance and accountability to ones work.
  3. Their lack of accountability has corroded public respect.
  4. Workers continued to show up late, take long breaks, and surf the internet during work hours because there was no accountability from management.

Meaning of Accountability & Accountability Definition