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liable
used in
The Fellowship of the Ring
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liable
Used in
The Fellowship of the Ring
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  • He was liable to drag in bits of what he called poetry; and sometimes, after a glass or two, would allude to the absurd adventures of his mysterious journey.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The Took family was still, indeed, accorded a special respect, for it remained both numerous and exceedingly wealthy, and was liable to produce in every generation strong characters of peculiar habits and even adventurous temperament.  (not reviewed by editor)

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