Definitions For Able


  • (usually followed by to') having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something


  • Having inherent physical or mental ability or capacity
  • Have the skills and qualifications to do things well
  • Having a strong healthy body

Is Able a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Able is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Able in a Sentence

  • He will buy a new car as soon as he is able.
  • He turned out to be an able editor.
  • She is one of the ablest lawyers in the firm.

Synonyms for Able

Antonyms for Able

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