Adjective(1) (usually followed by `to'(2) have the skills and qualifications to do things well(3) having inherent physical or mental ability or capacity(4) having a strong healthy body
(1) You need to have a strong squad to be able to compete in the top half of the Premiership.(2) we'll help you as much as we're able(3) she's able to use the new system(4) It is not known if any of the riders will be able to compete at the top level again.(5) They are allowed one magazine and they might be able to earn the right to have a book.(6) We have had a really hard year and I would have never been able to afford to pay for it.(7) It seems just wonderful to be able to take pictures of anything you want and post it.(8) In some ways not being able to drive now is analogous to not being able to read a century ago.(9) The translation was made by an array of the most able scholars and poets of the time.(10) The morning journey was relaxing and I was able to read a lot that will help me at work.(11) Mark has just started to be able to take a few steps but will never have full mobility again.(12) When you add in council tax and other bills we know we wouldn't be able to afford that.(13) She was able to break free and punch one of the men when two passersby came to her aid.(14) she's very able(15) I saw this movie on t.v. years and years ago and have yet to be able to find it in a video store.(16) He may not have been able to afford the art at the galleries but he met the people who could.
(1) be able to :: pe a mafai
(2) be able :: mafai ona
(3) to be able :: ina ia mafai
(4) able-bodied :: tino-malolosi
(5) not able to :: le mafai ona
(6) not be able to :: le mafai ona e
(7) be able to do :: e mafai ona e faia
(8) be able to see :: e mafai ona e tagai i le
(9) able to see :: mafai ona vaai
1. capable of ::
2. intelligent ::
3. able-bodied ::
4. capable ::
1. incompetent ::
2. inept ::
3. poor ::
4. unfit ::
5. unqualified ::
Word Example from TV Shows
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you will no longer be ABLE
to accuse me of being spoiled.
The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 16
Because this time
she won't be ABLE
to check herself out.
Westworld Season 2, Episode 9
Nobody's gonna be ABLE to
understand a word you're saying.
The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 23
New identities, new everything.
No one would ever be ABLE
to trace you.
Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 4
you should be ABLE to pick
whichever hobbit you want.
The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 16
English to Samoan Dictionary: able
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