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capable
'capable' - used as an adjective
Synonyms for 'capable'
1. (usually followed by 'of') having capacity or ability
capable of winning
capable of hard work
capable of walking on two feet
2. possibly accepting or permitting
a passage capable of misinterpretation
3. (followed by 'of') having the temperament or inclination for
no one believed her capable of murder
4. having the requisite qualities for
5. have the skills and qualifications to do things well
a capable administrator
children as young as 14 can be extremely capable and dependable
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