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Synonyms for able

Synonyms for able

having the ability to perform well

Synonyms for able

(usually followed by 'to') having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something

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have the skills and qualifications to do things well

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having inherent physical or mental ability or capacity

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having a strong healthy body

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And as if it were not enough to have aggrandized the Church, and deprived himself of friends, he, wishing to have the kingdom of Naples, divides it with the King of Spain, and where he was the prime arbiter in Italy he takes an associate, so that the ambitious of that country and the malcontents of his own should have somewhere to shelter; and whereas he could have left in the kingdom his own pensioner as king, he drove him out, to put one there who was able to drive him, Louis, out in turn.
At the end of his fourth year he would be able to take his examination in midwifery, and a year more would see him qualified.
She put it on the middle finger of her left hand, and told the youth to take a knife and try as hard as he could to cut her with it, for he would not be able to hurt her.
You must also be armed with a spear two fathoms long, which you will be able to wield by means of the magic ring upon your left thumb.
Were he ever able to get away, the day would be spent in coming and returning.
Now, however, it was absolutely to be; every preparation was resumed, and very soon after the Churchills had removed to Richmond, a few lines from Frank, to say that his aunt felt already much better for the change, and that he had no doubt of being able to join them for twentyfour hours at any given time, induced them to name as early a day as possible.
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Based in Mesa, Arizona, Able offers a comprehensive menu of repair, overhaul and parts solutions for more than 1,400 fixed- and rotor-wing customers in 60 countries across the globe.
And unless they're addressed, ABLE accounts won't work as promised, and will fail to do everything they should do in order to best serve seriously disabled people and their families.
2 : having the freedom or opportunity to do something <I'll come when I'm able.
He was able to get close enough that he could see her mouth the words "I love you," but the current was too strong, and his efforts to reach her were futile.
Locker Associates reports that the consolidated integrated mills are now able to adjust their blast furnaces to meet declining demand in the United States.
In fact, this morning--yesterday and into this morning, we're able to continue to fly inside C-130s enough equipment and enough supplies to effectively take about 350 or 400 trucks off of roads to avoid IEDs.
Although it is lengthy, the chapters, like short vignettes, and the first-person narration move the story along briskly as Able faces new adventures and establishes his identity.
As the Appellate Courts decide these cases, however, attorneys will be able to furnish better guidelines as to the degree of proof required to establish the financial ability of the purchaser.