Meaning of “enable” in the English Dictionary

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"enable" in British English

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enableverb [ T ]

uk /ɪˈneɪ.bəl/ us /ɪˈneɪ.bəl/

(Definition of “enable” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"enable" in American English

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enableverb [ T ]

us /ɪˈneɪ·bəl/

to make someone or something able to do something by providing whatever is necessary to achieve that aim:

Saving enough money now will enable you to retire comfortably.

(Definition of “enable” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"enable" in Business English

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enableverb [ T ]

uk /ɪˈneɪbl/ us

to make someone or something able to do something, or to make something possible:

enable sb/sth to do sth This software will enable us to track orders more efficiently.
Recent technology has enabled the development of cheaper digital radios.

(Definition of “enable” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)