Synonyms of able in English:

able


See definition of able

adjective

1‘the university attracts able students from across the UK’

SYNONYMS

intelligent, clever, brilliant, talented, skilful, skilled, accomplished, gifted, masterly, virtuoso, expert

proficient, apt, good, adroit, adept, qualified, fit, suited, suitable

capable, competent, efficient, effective

informal genius

ANTONYMS

incompetent, incapable, inept


Phrases

    able to

      ‘visitors will be able to buy some of the articles on display’

      SYNONYMS

      allowed to, free to, in a position to

      capable of, qualified to, competent to, equal to, up to, fit to, prepared to