liable (1346)

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liable (1346)


[ FEW: *5,319a ligare; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: ; DMF:  liable; TLF: ; OED:  liable adj.; MED:  liable adj.; DMLBS: ]


1lawbound by law, legally subject
( 1346 )  il mesme moustre q’il ad garrantie unquore vers celui qe lessa, et par taunt nous nent liable par cause de reversion  20 Ed III 375
( c.1433 )  et unquore il est liable a luy garrauntier per cel revercion per voi de voucher auxi bien come il serra per un garraunt  i cxxiv
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