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synonyms for capabilities

  • capacity
  • competence
  • effectiveness
  • efficiency
  • facility
  • means
  • potential
  • power
  • proficiency
  • skill
  • wherewithal
  • adequacy
  • aptitude
  • art
  • craft
  • cunning
  • efficacy
  • faculty
  • might
  • potency
  • potentiality
  • qualification
  • qualifiedness
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antonyms for capabilities

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  • impotence
  • inability
  • incapability
  • incapacity
  • incompetence
  • ineffectiveness
  • inefficiency
  • ineptness
  • weakness
  • inaptitude
  • lack
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How to use capabilities in a sentence

A woman with such capabilities would be wasted in the rle of a mere countess—but as the wife of an aspiring Liberal statesman!
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
But it was Austerlitz which taught the students of war the true capabilities of this rising officer.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
The two versions of this fable are also instances of the relative capabilities of the French and the English four-stress lines.
AESOP DRESS'DBERNARD MANDEVILLE
There are many such, to whom have been given great capabilities; one only is wanting—courage.
BLACK DIAMONDSMR JKAI
What would not English taste have effected with the capabilities of Rambouillet?
TRAVELS THROUGH THE SOUTH OF FRANCE AND THE INTERIOR OF PROVINCES OF PROVENCE AND LANGUEDOC IN THE YEARS 1807 AND 1808LT-COL. PINKNEY
I didn't know that you were a student of sociology—could estimate capabilities and get everyone in their right groove.
DAVID LANNARCK, MIDGETGEORGE S. HARNEY
Now, no one can look at Chopin's hand, of which there exists a cast, without perceiving at once its capabilities.
FREDERICK CHOPIN AS A MAN AND MUSICIANFREDERICK NIECKS
A very young lady of great charm, who makes you feel instantly her artistic capabilities even in ordinary conversation.
MY WONDERFUL VISITCHARLIE CHAPLIN
Of the Nahua hieroglyphic system and its capabilities enough has been said elsewhere.
THE WORKS OF HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT, VOLUME 5HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT
She is much like the Ruggles of 1858, but has less steam capabilities.
HISTORY OF STEAM ON THE ERIE CANALANONYMOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CAPABILITIES

  • capabilities
  • potentialities
  • promises
  • prospects
  • talents
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