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(adj., adj.sat, verb, noun)


There are 10 meanings of the word Able.

How to pronounce able:


Able - as an adjective

(usually followed by `to') having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something

Example: "Able to swim"

Antonyms (Opposite Meaning)

Able - as an adjective satellite

Have the skills and qualifications to do things well

Example: "Able teachers"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Having inherent physical or mental ability or capacity

Example: "Able to learn"

Having a strong healthy body

Example: "An able seaman"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Able - as a verb

To make ready.

To make capable; to enable.

To dress.

To give power to; to reinforce; to confirm.

To vouch for; to guarantee.

Able - as a noun

The letter "a" in navy phonetic alphabet.

Example Sentences

"She is able to solve complex math problems."
"He is able to run a marathon in under 3 hours."
"I am able to speak five different languages."
"They are able to lift heavy weights at the gym."
"The athlete is able to perform impressive stunts."
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Word Game Points

Is ABLE a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, able is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

ABLE has a SCRABBLE points total of 6.

Is ABLE a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, able is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
ABLE has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 8.

Is ABLE a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, able is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
ABLE has a WORDFEUD points total of 7.

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