Synonyms of capable in English:

capable


See definition of capable

adjective

1‘a very capable young woman’

SYNONYMS

competent, able, efficient, effective, proficient, accomplished, adept, apt, practised, experienced, qualified, skilful, skilled, masterly, talented, gifted

clever, intelligent

informal handy, useful

rare habile

ANTONYMS

incompetent, inept


Phrases

    be capable of

      1‘I'm quite capable of looking after myself’

      SYNONYMS

      have the ability to, have the potential to, be equal to, be equal to the task of, be up to

      be disposed to, be inclined to, be prone to, be liable to, be likely to, be apt to

      informal

      have what it takes to

      2‘the strange events are capable of rational explanation’

      SYNONYMS

      be open to, be susceptible of, admit of, allow of