not to be accounted for or explained
"perceptible only as unaccountable influences that hinder progress"; "an unexplainable fear"
free from control or responsibility
inexplicable; unable to account for, or explain
not responsible; free from accountability or control
not accountable or responsible; free from control
not to be accounted for; inexplicable; not consonant with reason or rule; strange; mysterious
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-ak-kownt′a-bl, adj. not accountable or to be accounted for: not responsible.—ns. Unaccountabil′ity, Unaccount′ableness, the state or quality of being unaccountable.—adv. Unaccount′ably, inexplicably.
The numerical value of unaccountable in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of unaccountable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It is easy to be a moral perfectionist when one is politically unaccountable.
We did our best to bring him in. What we are unaccustomed to is someone being 100% unaccountable to the campaign.
Thailand's friends abroad should not be fooled by this obvious sleight of hand by the junta leader to replace martial law with a constitutional provision that effectively provides unlimited and unaccountable powers.
We have to end the flood of secret, unaccountable money that is distorting our elections, corrupting our political system, and drowning out the voices of too many everyday Americans, our democracy should be about expanding the franchise, not charging an entrance fee.
The most effective way to revive a functional democracy is to do what we have always done; transfer decision-making from the unaccountable institutions: monarchs, priestly castes, military juntas, political or economic dictatorships, or modern corporations, and bring it back to the public arena.
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