New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: pliable · viable · likeable · reliable · amiable · disable · friable · lovable · sizable · triable
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liable

1 adjective LAW legally responsiblefaoi dhliteanasfreagrach adj1  c m uto be personally liable for sth bheith faoi dhliteanas pearsanta i leith ruda, bheith freagrach go pearsanta as rudI hold you liable cuirim a fhreagracht ortsa, fágaim ortsa é 2 adjective LAW subject by lawfaoi dhliteanasprofit liable to tax brabús ar a ndlitear cáin, brabús atá inchurtha faoi cháinpersonnel entering these premises are liable to search féadfar daoine a chuardach ag dul isteach san fhoirgneamh seo dóibhwe're liable for a fine dlitear fíneáil a chur orainn, d'fhéadfaí fíneáil a ghearradh orainn
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3 adjective likely to suffer fromthis road is liable to flooding tá baol tuilte ar an mbóthar seoto be liable to disciplinary action bheith dlite i mbeart smachta 4 adjective likely to do somethingold people are liable to forget things bíonn claonadh ag seandaoine dearmad a dhéanamh ar rudaí, tá an baol ann go ndéanfaidh seandaoine dearmad ar rudaí