Translation of "able" - English-French dictionary

able

adjectiveable /ˈeɪbəl/
be able to
≠unable; to have the ability to
pouvoir

Would you be able to help?
Pourrais-tu donner un coup de main ?
=competent; intelligent and skilled
doué/-ée

a very able student
un étudiant très doué

(Translation of “able” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

able

adjective /ˈeibl/

having enough strength, knowledge etc to do something

capable
She was able to open the door.

clever and skilful; capable

compétent
She is a very able nurse with many years’ experience.
ably adverb

habilement

(Translation of “able” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)