- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||having the skill or power to do what is needed.
I know a capable mechanic who can fix your car.
- able, competent, qualified
- incapable, incompetent
- similar words:
- adept, apt, clever, effective, ingenious, knowledgeable, on the ball, skillful, smart
||able to; ready for (usually followed by "of").
I am capable of staying up all night.