Definition Able

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Definition

able: competent, capable, skilled
adjective
He is a very able person. He can do a lot of things.

to be able (to do something): to be capable (of doing something), to be sufficiently competent (to do something)
idiom
Pronunciation examples
UK: Lucy is a very able athlete.
US: She was unable to fix my car by Tuesday.

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