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liable
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The Fellowship of the Ring
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unspecified meaning
  • 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.
  • 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.

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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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