What does the word accountable mean?

Usage examples for accountable

  1. She can make a world of her own without being accountable to any one, but she has come perilously near to loving Floyd Grandon, when she considered love no longer a temptation, had dismissed it as a puerile insanity of youth. – Floyd Grandon's Honor by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  2. He's been drinkin', an' is not accountable for his actions, so we'd better be a- gittin'. – The Nightrider's Feud by Walter C. McConnell