OTHER WORDS FOR able
Origin of able
synonym study for able
OTHER WORDS FROM ableo·ver·a·ble, adjectiveo·ver·a·b·ly, adverb
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Origin of -able
How to use able in a sentence
We are flattered by the suggestion of our Correspondent, but we must leave the agitation which he suggests to abler hands.
I will confess to you I have thought myself hitherto an abler master to instil vice than to teach virtue.The love letters of Abelard and Heloise|Peter Abelard
To try to describe the beauties of all the suburbs of Florence would require an abler pen than mine.From the Thames to the Tiber|J. Wardle
The abler speakers were obliged to play to the gallery, and take a sentimental and sensational line.
Let us add to what has been written above a short passage from an abler and far more authoritative pen.