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1. Subject to being called to answer; accountable: answerable for one's actions; answerable to one's supervisor. See Synonyms at responsible.
2. Capable of being answered or refuted: an answerable charge.
3. Archaic Suitable; appropriate.

an′swer·a·bil′i·ty, an′swer·a·ble·ness n.
an′swer·a·bly adv.
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H]e explained this so fully, and, in my opinion, so answerably, that there cannot be any additional controversy on this subject-matter.
And this demands an answerably 'inhuman' compassion, which is far from agreeable.
65:20 with the doctrine, "It becomes persons that are advanced in years to be answerably advanced in their attainment in religion.