Responsible and Sensible


Responsible adjective - Being the one who must meet an obligation or suffer the consequences for failing to do so.

Sensible is a synonym for responsible in trustworthy topic. In some cases you can use "Sensible" instead an adjective "Responsible".


Sensible adjective - Able to be perceived by a sense or by the mind.

Responsible is a synonym for sensible in practical topic. You can use "Responsible" instead an adjective "Sensible".

Both words in one sentence

  • Don't Try This at Home One commercial accidentally parodied this, showing a car being driven through a fairly typical subdivision, at a safe speed and in a sensible and responsible manner.
  • Can't Get Away with Nuthin': Despite their mixed results with their schooling, the Woodbury kids are generally sensible and responsible.
  • Same Character, but Different In short, Isaac goes from leader to vague and irresponsible while Garrett changes from irresponsible to responsible and sensible.
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