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She is a very able driver.
an academically able child
I haven’t been able to get any more information.
I’d love to be able to sing like you.
She’s barely able to read or write.
As far as I have been able to find out, he has no criminal convictions.
Barely able to stand, John staggered into the room.
They’re able to buy whatever they want.
I don’t know if I’ll be able to come.
This is the British English definition of able. View American English definition of able.