Student Thesaurus

One entry found for liability.
Entry Word: liability
Function: noun
Text: 1 a feature of someone or something that creates difficulty for achieving success <his allergy to eggs turned out to be a big liability when he tried to learn how to bake cookies> -- see DISADVANTAGE
2 the state of being held as the cause of something that needs to be set right <the liability for the accident is held by the person who was driving too fast> -- see RESPONSIBILITY 1
3 the state of being left without shelter or protection against something harmful <if you don't clean that cut right away, you'll have a liability to infection> -- see EXPOSURE 1