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First published 1968 (SND Vol. VII).

RESPONDABLE, adj. Nonce variant of Eng. responsible, from the Lat. present stem.Ayr. 1823 Galt Ringan Gilhaize H. xxxii.:
It's the law now to mak wives respondable for their gudemen.

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"Respondable adj.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 8 Aug 2022 <>



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