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synonyms for capable of

  • acceptable
  • likely
  • qualified
  • suitable
  • appropriate
  • becoming
  • desirable
  • discretionary
  • elective
  • employable
  • equal to
  • fitted
  • in line for
  • in the running
  • licensed
  • preferable
  • privileged
  • proper
  • satisfactory
  • seemly
  • suited
  • trained
  • up to
  • usable
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antonyms for capable of

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  • unacceptable
  • improper
  • inappropriate
  • ineligible
  • unfit
  • unsuitable
  • unsuited
  • unworthy
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How to use capable of in a sentence

Nowhere can be found a region capable of supporting a larger population to the square mile than Lombardy.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
I should pay a capable secretary like you—knowing several languages and all that—say forty dollars a week.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
But Lessard's a overbearin' son-of-a-gun all round, and he's always breakin' out in a new place.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
The Spanish men-of-war, which were always painted white, had their colour changed to dark grey like the American ships.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Later on the commander of a German man-of-war and his staff were received and fêted by the Captain-General.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
It must have been the window-panes, for he was anxious to get the most beautiful mother-of-pearl he could find.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
She did not realize that a passion for a business enterprise, as for a woman, is capable of destroying the balance of any man.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
Aunt Ri gazed at her with a sentiment as near to veneration as her dry, humorous, practical nature was capable of feeling.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
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WORDS RELATED TO CAPABLE OF

  • acceptable
  • appropriate
  • becoming
  • capable of
  • desirable
  • discretionary
  • elective
  • employable
  • equal to
  • fitted
  • in line for
  • in the running
  • licensed
  • likely
  • preferable
  • privileged
  • proper
  • qualified
  • satisfactory
  • seemly
  • suitable
  • suited
  • trained
  • up to
  • usable
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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