Search Result for "chargeable":
1. liable to be accused, or cause for such liability;
- Example: "the suspect was chargeable"
- Example: "an indictable offense"
[syn: chargeable, indictable]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Chargeable \Charge"a*ble\, a. 1. That may be charged, laid, imposed, or imputes; as, a duty chargeable on iron; a fault chargeable on a man. [1913 Webster] 2. Subject to be charge or accused; liable or responsible; as, revenues chargeable with a claim; a man chargeable with murder. [1913 Webster] 3. Serving to create expense; costly; burdensome. [1913 Webster] That we might not be chargeable to any of you. --2. Thess. iii. 8. [1913 Webster] For the sculptures, which are elegant, were very chargeable. --Evelyn. [1913 Webster]