chargeable

[chahr-juh-buhl]
adjective
1.
that may or should be charged: chargeable duty.
2.
liable to be accused or held responsible; indictable: He was held chargeable for the theft.
3.
liable to become a charge on the public.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English; see charge, -able

chargeableness, chargeability, noun
chargeably, adverb
nonchargeable, adjective
unchargeable, adjective
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chargeable (ˈtʃɑːdʒəbəl)
 
adj
1.  charged or liable to be charged
2.  liable to result in a legal charge
 
'chargeableness
 
n
 
chargea'bility
 
n
 
'chargeably
 
adv

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chargeable
1480, "burdensome," from charge + -able. Sense of "subject to a tax or payment" is from 1614; that of "liable to be made an expense" is from 1646; that of "liable to be charged" (with an offense, etc.) is from 1662.
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Example sentences
And if you help them where they are at a stand, it will more endear you to them
  than any chargeable toys you shall buy for them.
Given the evidence collected, it was certainly not chargeable as one.
It's chargeable and triable that way, but a reasonable prosecutor could settle
  for less.
Absence because of illness not chargeable against vacation unless employee
  approves.
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