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Definition of Capable

Capable

  1. Possessing ability, qualification, or susceptibility; having capacity; of sufficient size or strength; as, a room capable of holding a large number; a castle capable of resisting a long assault.
  2. Possessing adequate power; qualified; able; fully competent; as, a capable instructor; a capable judge; a mind capable of nice investigations.
  3. Possessing legal power or capacity; as, a man capable of making a contract, or a will.
  4. Capacious; large; comprehensive.

Capable Quotations

Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend. - Martin Luther King, Jr.
Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend.
Martin Luther King, Jr.

Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
Lou Holtz

People spend too much time finding other people to blame, too much energy finding excuses for not being what they are capable of being, and not enough energy putting themselves on the line, growing out of the past, and getting on with their lives.
J. Michael Straczynski

The end of law is not to abolish or restrain, but to preserve and enlarge freedom. For in all the states of created beings capable of law, where there is no law, there is no freedom.
John Locke

I have seen many storms in my life. Most storms have caught me by surprise, so I had to learn very quickly to look further and understand that I am not capable of controlling the weather, to exercise the art of patience and to respect the fury of nature.
Paulo Coelho
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Capable Translations

capable in Danish is dygtig
capable in Dutch is bekwaam, capabel, kundig
capable in French is capable
capable in Italian is adatto, abile, idoneo, capace
capable in Latin is idoneus
capable in Norwegian is dyktig
capable in Portuguese is capaz
capable in Spanish is capaz
capable in Swedish is duglig, kapabel