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able-bodied

a·ble-bod·ied

able-bodied

pronunciation:
eI bl ba did
part of speech: adjective
definition: physically strong or fit.
The remaining able-bodied men went on to fight.
synonyms:
fit, healthy, sound
antonyms:
disabled, frail, infirm, lame
similar words:
able, athletic, hale, lusty, powerful, robust, stout, strong, sturdy, vigorous