able adj.

1 able to do sth having the ability to do sth

VERBS be, feel, prove, seem

ADV. perfectly, quite, well He is well able to take care of himself. | better, more Once you've had some sleep you'll feel better able to cope. | just I was just able to make out a dark figure in the distance. | barely, hardly, only just, scarcely | less

2 clever; doing your job well

VERBS be, seem She seems very able.

ADV. extremely, very | fairly, reasonably