Synonyms of able in English:

able


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adjective

1‘the university attracts able students from across the UK’

SYNONYMS
intelligent, clever, brilliant, talented, skilful, skilled, accomplished, gifted, masterly, virtuoso, expert
proficient, apt, good, adroit, adept, qualified, fit, suited, suitable
capable, competent, efficient, effective
informal genius
ANTONYMS

incompetent, incapable, inept


Phrases

    able to

    ‘visitors will be able to buy some of the articles on display’


    SYNONYMS
    allowed to, free to, in a position to
    capable of, qualified to, competent to, equal to, up to, fit to, prepared to