What is another word for capable?

3246 synonyms found


[ kˈe͡ɪpəbə͡l], [ kˈe‍ɪpəbə‍l], [ k_ˈeɪ_p_ə_b_əl]

The word "capable" is often used to describe someone's ability to do something. However, there are many synonyms that can be used to convey the same meaning. Some of these synonyms include competent, proficient, skilled, talented, capable, adept, able, qualified, and proficient. Each of these words can be used to describe someone's ability to perform a task or complete an assignment. For instance, if someone is capable of working with others, you might instead describe them as skilled in collaboration or competent in teamwork. These synonyms can help to add variety to your writing while also conveying the same essential meaning.

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What are the opposite words for capable?

The word "capable" refers to someone's ability or capacity to do something. The antonyms for the word "capable" include words like inept, powerless, helpless, incapable, and inadequate. These words suggest that someone lacks the necessary skills or resources to undertake a task effectively. Inept refers to someone who is clumsy, awkward, or lacking in proficiency. Powerless suggests a lack of authority or control. Helpless refers to someone who is vulnerable, defenseless, or unable to act independently. Incapable means lacking the ability or skill to achieve something. Finally, inadequate refers to something that is insufficient or not up to the required standard.

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Usage examples for Capable

He does not answer, Thou art capable, but Certainly I will go with thee.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus"
G. A. Chadwick
Was it that he had so suffered that he was no longer capable of feeling?
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine
I've had reason to believe you capable of it, Martin.
"The Locusts' Years"
Mary Helen Fee

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