Definition of liable in English:

liable

Syllabification: li·a·ble
Pronunciation: /ˈlī(ə)bəl
 
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adjective

Origin

late Middle English: perhaps from Anglo-Norman French, from French lier 'to bind', from Latin ligare.

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