4 Letters
2 Consonants
2 Vowels
2 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use able as a article or as a adjective satellite in a sentence.
About Able
A 2 syllables article and 4 letters with the letters a, b, e, and l, 2 consonants, 2 vowels and 2 syllables with the middle letters bl. Able starts with and ends with a vowel with the starting letters a, ab, abl, and the ending characters are e, le, ble, ..
Definition
(usually followed by `to'') having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something; "able to swim"; "she was able to program her computer"; "we were at last able to buy a car"; "able to get a grant for the project"
Origin/Roots
Middle English
Scrabble
Is able a scrabble word? A 6 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Able in Pig Latin is said as "ableay or ableway".
Unigram
a | b | l | e
Bigram
ab | bl | le
Trigram
abl | ble
Quadrigram
able
Word Gram
Article Examples
(usually followed by `to') having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something;
"able to swim";
"she was able to program her computer";
"we were at last able to buy a car";
"able to get a grant for the project"
Adjective Satellite Examples
having inherent physical or mental ability or capacity;
"able to learn";
"human beings are able to walk on two feet";
"Superman is able to leap tall buildings"
have the skills and qualifications to do things well;
"able teachers";
"a capable administrator";
"children as young as 14 can be extremely capable and dependable"
having a strong healthy body;
"an able seaman";
"every able-bodied young man served in the army"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Able"

There are 129 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to able.

SynonymDefinition
Abreast Ofp
Adaptedchanged in order to improve or made more fit for a particular purpose
"seeds precisely adapted to the area"
"instructions altered to suit the children''s different ages"
Adeptsomeone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
Adequate(sometimes followed by `to'') meeting the requirements especially of a task
"she had adequate training"
"her training was adequate"
"she was adequate to the job"
Adequate Top
Adjustedaltered to accommodate to certain requirements or bring into a proper relation
"an adjusted insurance claim"
"the car runs more smoothly with the timing adjusted"
Aggressivehaving or showing determination and energetic pursuit of your ends
"an aggressive businessman"
"an aggressive basketball player"
"he was aggressive and imperious
positive in his convictions"
"aggressive drivers"
Alarma device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event
Alaruman automatic signal (usually a sound) warning of danger
Alertan automatic signal (usually a sound) warning of danger

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Antonyms

There are 2 words that have the opposite meaning of able.

AntonymDefinition
Not Able
Unable(usually followed by `to'') not having the necessary means or skill or know-how
"unable to get to town without a car"
"unable to obtain funds"

Anagrams

There are 5 anagrams from able.

Anagram Definition
Balea large bundle bound for storage or transport
Abel(Old Testament) Cain and Abel were the first children of Adam and Eve born after the Fall of Man
Abel was killed by Cain
Able(usually followed by `to'') having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something
"able to swim"
"she was able to program her computer"
"we were at last able to buy a car"
"able to get a grant for the project"
Blaebluish-black or gray-blue
Beal

View English words with the unique letters used in able. Words With The Letters Abel

Names With The Word "Able"

11 names are spelled with able.

NameMaleFemale
MableNoYes
GableNoNo
AbleYesNo
IsableNoNo
SableYesYes

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The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word able.

Is able a scrabble word or can you use able in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 4538 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 4913 games. This 4 letter 6 point scrabble word can be rearranged 24 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, b, e, and l? There's 75 with 6 letters or less with the letters a, b, e, and l. Here is a list of 25 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Amble (5 letters) 9 +3 12 +4 amble
Ramble (6 letters) 10 +4 13 +5 marble
Ballet (6 letters) 8 +2 11 +3 ballet
Blaze (5 letters) 16 +10 18 +10 blaze
Battle (6 letters) 8 +2 10 +2 battle
Warble (6 letters) 11 +5 13 +5 brewal
Sable (5 letters) 7 +1 9 +1 basel
Barbel (6 letters) 10 +4 13 +5 rabble
Bale (4 letters) 6 8 blea
Bauble (6 letters) 10 +4 14 +6 bauble
Barrel (6 letters) 8 +2 10 +2 abelrr
Blazer (6 letters) 17 +11 19 +11 blazer
Marble (6 letters) 10 +4 13 +5 marble
Tablet (6 letters) 8 +2 10 +2 battle
Stable (6 letters) 8 +2 10 +2 tlebsa
Table (5 letters) 7 +1 9 +1 abelt
Babel (5 letters) 9 +3 12 +4 abbel
Velban (6 letters) 11 +5 15 +7 velban
Nebula (6 letters) 8 +2 12 +4 nebula
Babble (6 letters) 12 +6 16 +8 babble
Blame (5 letters) 9 +3 12 +4 amble
Label (5 letters) 7 +1 10 +2 label
Blare (5 letters) 7 +1 9 +1 blear
Bleat (5 letters) 7 +1 9 +1 abelt
Barley (6 letters) 11 +5 12 +4 barley





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