[lahy-uh-buh l] /ˈlaɪ ə bəl/
You are liable for the damage caused by your action.
subject or susceptible:
to be liable to heart disease.
likely or apt:
He’s liable to get angry.
legally obliged or responsible; answerable
susceptible or exposed; subject
probable, likely, or capable: it’s liable to happen soon
mid-15c., “bound or obliged by law,” probably from Anglo-French *liable, from Old French lier “to bind, tie up, fasten, tether; bind by obligation,” from Latin ligare “to bind, to tie” (see ligament). With -able. General sense of “exposed to” (something undesirable) is from 1590s. Incorrect use for “likely” is attested by 1886.
[lib-er-uh-liz-uh m, lib-ruh-] /ˈlɪb ər əˌlɪz əm, ˈlɪb rə-/ noun 1. the quality or state of being , as in behavior or attitude. 2. a political or social philosophy advocating the freedom of the individual, parliamentary systems of government, nonviolent modification of political, social, or economic institutions to assure unrestricted development in all spheres of […]
[non lahy-sit] /ˈnɒn ˈlaɪ sɪt/ noun, Law. 1. it is not permitted or lawful. /ˈnɒn ˈlaɪsɪt/ adjective 1. not permitted; unlawful
[non-lahyf] /nɒnˈlaɪf/ noun 1. lack or absence of .
[lin-ee-uh l] /ˈlɪn i əl/ adjective 1. being in the direct , as a descendant or ancestor, or in a direct , as descent or succession. 2. of or transmitted by lineal descent. 3. . /ˈlɪnɪəl/ adjective 1. being in a direct line of descent from an ancestor 2. of, involving, or derived from direct […]