Translation of ability in Spanish:


capacidad, n.

Pronunciation /əˈbɪlədi/ /əˈbɪlɪti/

nounplural abilities

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    (talent) capacidad feminine
    (talent) aptitud feminine
    (faculty, power) capacidad feminine
    a student of great ability un estudiante muy capaz
    • with the ability to lead a team con aptitudes para dirigir un equipo
    • her ability to walk is now severely impaired su movilidad se ha visto seriamente afectada
    • he lost the ability to speak perdió el habla
    • people's ability to pay los recursos de (que dispone) la gente
    • She utilized her resources to the best of her ability.
    • I'd never seen her in a show before, so I had no idea the extent of her ability.
    • It is a mark of her ability that the player has managed to remain in the world's top five despite the injuries.
    • His pace and score-taking ability impressed many in the final games of the season.
    • This indicates that differences in the rate of accumulation of economic knowledge due to natural ability do not exist.
    • Does anyone think leadership ability can be quantified?
    • This is the sort of film that doesn't really require much acting ability.
    • The company is part of an empire with proven marketing ability, especially in selling music.
    • He's got pace, he's aggressive, and for a big lad he's got some ability.
    • His only interests were games - he was of average ability in football and cricket.
    • His mother was a woman of great ability, balanced and thoughtful.
    • All you are paying for is the ability to say that you've seen it early.
    • Britain should adopt a graduated income tax based on the ability to pay.
    • Finally, a more equal system of registration fees should be introduced, based on the ability to pay.
    • The defendant denied that, and said that Michael worked and had the ability to pay.
    • But to my mind the most important thing by far is the ability to motivate and get the best out of people.
    • He has skills and knowledge and an ability to work all over the world that the older men simply don't have.
    • Perhaps, but how many have charisma and the ability to motivate and inspire players?
    • The one thing we need right now is enthusiasm and the ability to motivate a squad.
    • You possess the ability to back your strong imagination with will and action.
    • It was, in its own way, a triumph: the message of a voiceless woman who never lost her ability to speak.
    • I'm convinced that he possesses the individual technical ability to be in the France team.
    • Making soup requires very little in the way of culinary skills apart from an ability to chop vegetables.
    • Many sources cited in the book pay tribute to his ability to include others, to lead.
    • He has professional experience and has the ability to serve in any controlling body.
    • Mario Jardel has the potential and the ability to become a Bolton Wanderers hero.
    • That gave them a chance and all they lacked was the ability to dominate less experienced opponents.
    • He possesses that rare ability to unlock defences to break a stalemate.
    • The boy possesses the uncanny ability to eat like an elephant and remain as skinny as a stick.
    • He has pace, skill, an ability to shoot with both feet, and incredible shot accuracy.
    • Those countries first have to have access to knowledge and the ability to use knowledge.