They rejected three bids - the last of which was £114m - and would make it clear to Barcelona they would not welcome any more interest that could prove unsettling for the 25-year-old.
After missing out on Coutinho, Barcelona's sporting director Albert Soler claimed that the club had decided against a move for the player after Liverpool had ultimately demanded €200m (£183m).
"We are [financially] prepared to sign Coutinho or any other player in January", Barca CEO Oscar Grau said at a news conference on Wednesday.
The Catalan giants are set to anger Kop chiefs by chasing the Brazil ace again when the transfer window reopens.
"We want to have the most competitive squad possible".
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"We're presenting figures for this season which are the highest of any club in the world", he said. We will look at [signing players], even if there aren't any sales.
Liverpool were upset by Barca's very public pursuit of their star player in the summer and are less than impressed by yesterday's latest unwanted development.
In addition, arch rivals Manchester United arrive at Anfield on Saturday for a crunch Premier League clash. The midfielder missed Liverpool's opening matches of the new season due to a reported back injury, only to score for Brazil when he joined up with the Selecao for worldwide duty.