Definition of Able


  • having a strong healthy body
    "an able seaman"
    "every able-bodied young man served in the army"
    - able bodied
  • having inherent physical or mental ability or capacity
    "able to learn"
    "human beings are able to walk on two feet"
    "Superman is able to leap tall buildings"
  • have the skills and qualifications to do things well
    "able teachers"
    "a capable administrator"
    "children as young as 14 can be extremely capable and dependable"
  • (usually followed by `to') having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something
    "able to swim"
    "she was able to program her computer"
    "we were at last able to buy a car"
    "able to get a grant for the project"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Able

  • Scrabble® score of the able (6)
  • Word Chums® score of the able (8)
  • Words With Friends® score of the able (8)

Unscramble able

20 unscramble word found using the letters able.

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