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Spanish translation of “able”

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able

adjective /ˈeibəl/
(opposite unable) having enough strength, knowledge etc to do something
capaz
She was eventually able to open the door.
clever and skilful; capable
competente
She is a very able nurse with many years’ experience.
legally competent
con derecho a
He is old enough to be able to vote.
ably adverb skilfully/skillfully or well
Capazmente
We were ably assisted by a team of experts.
able-bodied adjective physically strong and healthy in contrast to someone who is disabled
Sano
All able-bodied men between 18 and 30 were forced to join the army.
Translations of “able”
in Korean 재능 있는…
in Arabic قَدير…
in French capable, compétent…
in Italian bravo, capace, competente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 能做…
in Russian способный…
in Turkish becerikli, zeki ve bir şeyi yapmada iyi…
in Polish zdolny…
in Portuguese capaz, apto…
in German in der Lage, fähig, stimmberechtigt…
in Catalan competent…
in Japanese 才能のある, 能力のある…
in Chinese (Simplified) 能做…
(Definition of able from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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