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liable
Used in
Hard Times
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  • But, I say we are all liable to mistakes and I should feel sensible of your delicacy, and grateful for it, if you would spare me these references to Harthouse.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • 'Bounderby,' urged Mr. Gradgrind, 'we are all liable to mistakes ' 'I thought you couldn't make 'em,' interrupted Bounderby.  (not reviewed by editor)

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