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Definición de “able” en inglés

able

adjective uk   /ˈeɪ.bl̩/ us  

able adjective (CAN DO)

be able to do sth A2 to have the necessary physical strength, mental power, skill, time, money, or opportunity to do something: Will she be able to cope with the work? He's never been able to admit to his mistakes. I'm sorry that I wasn't able to phone you yesterday. It's so wonderful being able to see the sea from my window.Skilled, talented and able be better able to do something to find it easier to do something: Get a good night's sleep and you'll feel better able to cope.Skilled, talented and able

able adjective (SKILFUL)

C2 clever or good at what you do: an able child/student/secretary This problem is now being looked at by some of the ablest minds/scientists in the country.Skilled, talented and able
(Definition of able adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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