Definitions and translations for "liable"

Definition of liable

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1. Bound or obliged in law or equity; responsible; answerable.
The surety is liable for the debt of his principal.
2. Exposed to a certain contingency or casualty, more or less probable.
3. Likely.
Someone is liable to slip on your icy sidewalk.
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English - English - liable

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adj. under legal obligation; responsible; likely, prone; susceptible, subject to

English - Spanish - liable

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adj. responsable, propenso, sujeto, susceptible

English - French - liable

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adj. responsable; tenu, astreint à; redevable, passible; apte, enclin à

English - German - liable

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adj. schuldig; verantwortlich, verantwortungsbewußt; verpflichtet; könnte...; gemacht für; für; zu erwarten

English - Indonesian - liable

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a. bertanggung jawab: yg bertanggung jawab, dikenakan: yg dpt dikenakan, dikena: yg dpt dikena, cenderung, bebas: tdk bebas dr, besar kemungkinan

English - Italian - liable

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agg. soggetto, obbligato, tenuto; portato, che ha tendenza; (Dir) responsabile

English - Polish - liable

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a. odpowiedzialny za coś, skłonny, podlegający czemuś, wystawiony, podatny

English - Portuguese - liable

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adj. devedor; responsável, aquele que responde por algo; endividado; que tende a-; que pode-; suscetível a-; cujo futuro é-

English - Romanian - liable

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a. răspunzător

English - Russian - liable

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прил. обязанный, ответственный, подлежащий, подверженный, вероятный, возможный, доступный

English - Turkish - liable

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s. sorumlu, olası, mesul, yükümlü, eğilimli, duyarlı, muhtemel

English - Ukrainian - liable

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a. відповідальний, схильний, зобов'язаний

English - Dutch - liable

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bn. schuldig; verantwoordelijke; is verantwoordelijk; verplicht; is in staat om-(meestal in negatieve zin); bestemd voor- (in negatieve zin); -staat hem te wachten

English - Greek - liable

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επίθ. υποκείμενος, υπεύθυνος, υπόλογος, υπαίτιος

English - Arabic - liable

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‏عرضة، خاضع، مسؤول قانونيا، مدين‏

English - Chinese - liable

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(形) 有义务的, 有...倾向的, 应负责的

English - Chinese - liable

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(形) 有義務的, 有...傾向的, 應負責的

English - Hindi - liable

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a. उत्तरदायी, जवाबदेह, अधीन, जिम्मेदार, संभाव्य

English - Japanese - liable

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(形) …しがちな; かかりやすい; 責任がある

English - Korean - liable

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형. 책임을 져야 할; 법률상 책임을 져야 할; ...에 처해져야 할; ...하기 쉬운, ...할 것 같은, ...의 경향이 있는

English - Vietnamese - liable

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a. chịu trách nhiệm, phải chịu, phải đóng thuế, dể bị, có lẻ
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Synonyms for liable
1. answerable: accountable, responsible, obliged, bound
2. subject: likely, prone, exposed, open, sensitive, obnoxious, in danger
3. prone: inclined, likely, apt