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liable
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The Grapes of Wrath
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  • You tell folks to go slow and they’re liable to forget.
  • "Them kids’ll tell it aroun’ an’ then the folks’ll hear, an’ they’ll tell aroun’, an’ pretty soon, well, they liable to get men out to look, jus’ in case.

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as in: is legally liable Define
held legally responsible
as in: she is liable to Define
likely to; or maybe going to
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