Translation of "capable" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈkeɪ·pə·bl/

able to do things well

She’s a very capable young woman.
capable of

able to do something

capaz de
I know she is capable of good work.
I know the quality of work she is capable of.
→ Opposite incapable

(Translation of “capable” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈkeipəbl/

clever especially in practical ways

She’ll manage somehow – she’s so capable!

(with of) clever enough to; likely to; able to

capaz, competente
He is capable of doing better
He is quite capable of cheating us.
capably adverb

Everything was dealt with very capably by the police.
capability noun (plural capabilities)

She certainly has the capability to win another tennis championship.

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