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liable
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Sense and Sensibility
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liable
Used in
Sense and Sensibility
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  • Surely, after doing so, she cannot be imagined liable to any impression of sorrow or of joy on his account— she cannot be interested in any thing that befalls him.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The real state of things between Willoughby and her sister was so little known to herself, that in endeavouring to explain it, she might be as liable to say too much as too little.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: is legally liable
as in: she is liable to
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