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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈeɪbəl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈeɪbəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respellingbəl)


Inflections of 'able' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
abler
adj comparative
ablest
adj superlative

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Sense: Adjective: having necessary skill or power
Synonyms:
capable , competent , up to scratch (informal), up to snuff (informal), on the ball (informal), well-qualified, qualified , well-suited, suitable , well-fitted, fit
Antonyms:
inexperienced, unskilled, unqualified, unfit, unknowledgeable, unsuitable
Sense: Adjective: having talent
Synonyms:
talented , gifted , bright , intelligent , smart , ingenious, clever , skilled , skillful , skilful (UK), adept, adroit, master , masterful, masterly, expert , ace
Antonyms:
inept, stupid , unskilled

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