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English definition of “capable”

capable

adjective
 
 
/ˈkeɪpəbl/
B2 able to do things effectively and achieve results: She's a very capable young woman.Skilled, talented and able
capable of sth/doing sth B2 having the ability or qualities to be able to do something: He's capable of doing much better than this. She was capable of great cruelty. → Opposite incapableSkilled, talented and able
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