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Capable

Ca´pa`ble
a.1.Possessing ability, qualification, or susceptibility; having capacity; of sufficient size or strength; as, a room capable of holding a large number; a castle capable of resisting a long assault.
Concious of joy and capable of pain.
- Prior.
2.Possessing adequate power; qualified; able; fully competent; as, a capable instructor; a capable judge; a mind capable of nice investigations.
More capable to discourse of battles than to give them.
- Motley.
3.Possessing legal power or capacity; as, a man capable of making a contract, or a will.
4.Capacious; large; comprehensive.
Adj.1.capable - (usually followed by `of') having capacity or ability; "capable of winning"; "capable of hard work"; "capable of walking on two feet"
Antonyms:
incapable - (followed by `of') lacking capacity or ability; "incapable of carrying a tune"; "he is incapable of understanding the matter"; "incapable of doing the work"
2.capable - possibly accepting or permitting; "a passage capable of misinterpretation"; "open to interpretation"; "an issue open to question"; "the time is fixed by the director and players and therefore subject to much variation"
Synonyms: subject, open
3.capable - (followed by `of') having the temperament or inclination for; "no one believed her capable of murder"
Antonyms:
incapable - (followed by `of') not having the temperament or inclination for; "simply incapable of lying"
4.capable - having the requisite qualities for; "equal to the task"; "the work isn't up to the standard I require"
5.capable - 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"
Synonyms: able
adapted, adept, adequate, adjusted, apt, au fait, capable of, checked out, disposed to, effective, effectual, efficacious, equal to, expert, fitted, fitted for, gifted, good, inclined to, journeyman, masterful, masterly, predisposed to, productive, proficient, proper, suited, talented, up to, up to snuff, well-fitted, well-qualified, well-suited, wicked, worthy
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