Go to Bing homepage

liable

US [ˈlaɪəb(ə)l]
UK ['laɪəb(ə)l]
  • adj.(法律上)负有偿付责任;可能(做某事);可能受…影响
  • Web有...倾向的;有义务的;有责任的
liable
Show examples
adj.
1.
~ (for sth)
(法律上)负有偿付责任legally responsible for paying the cost of sth
You will be liable for any damage caused.
你必须对造成的任何损失负赔偿责任。
The court ruled he could not be held personally liable for his wife's debts.
法庭裁定他个人不负有偿付妻子债务的责任。
2.
~ to do sth
可能(做某事)likely to do sth
We're all liable to make mistakes when we're tired.
人在疲劳时都可能出差错。
The bridge is liable to collapse at any moment.
那座桥可能随时坍塌。
3.
~ to sth
可能受…影响likely to be affected by sth
You are more liable to injury if you exercise infrequently.
不经常运动就更容易受伤。
4.
~ to sth
可能受法律惩处likely to be punished by law for sth
Offenders are liable to fines of up to $500.
违者可能被处以最多 500 元的罚款。
5.
~ for/to sth.~ to do sth
必须按法律做(某事);负有…责任having to do sth by law
People who earn under a certain amount are not liable to pay tax.
收入低于一定数额者不必纳税。

Sample Sentence

Definition:
Category:AllAll,OralOral,WrittenWritten,TitleTitle,TechnicalTechnical
Source:AllAll,DictionaryDictionary,WebWeb
Difficulty:AllAll,EasyEasy,MiddleMiddle,HardHard
More sentence filters
Hide sentence filters