GRE Word List

LIABILITY

drawback; handicap; debts; obligation; responsibility; condition of being liable; ADJ. liable: likely; responsible (for paying)

The meaning of the word liability is drawback; handicap; debts; obligation; responsibility; condition of being liable; ADJ. liable: likely; responsible (for paying).

Random words

WordMeaning
extricatefree from an entanglement or difficulty; disentangle
denominationreligious group; unit in a system; name or designation; CF. denominator: common trait or characteristic
transitiongoing from one state of action to another
harborgive protection (by giving food and shelter); provide a refuge for; hide; keep in mind (thoughts or feelings); Ex. harbor a grudge/criminal; N: place of shelter; refuge
prizepry; move with a lever; value highly; esteem; Ex. his most prized possession; N: something captured during war-time (esp. an enemy ship)
mobilemovable; not fixed; N. mobility
wry(esp. of an expression of the face) twisted; with a humorous twist (expressing displeasure)
eclipticpath of the sun and the planets
indubitableunable to be doubted; which cannot be doubted; unquestionable
scrimmagedisorderly fight between two or more people