able

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InglêsPortuguês
able to do [sth] adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (can, capable of [sth])apto adj
  capaz adj
 Claire wasn't able to reach the jar on the top shelf.
able adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (competent)apto, capaz, competente adj
 The new employee is an able young woman.
 A nova empregada é uma jovem mulher apta.
able adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (can, capable)apto adj
  capaz adj
 Please help if you're able.
able adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (talented)capaz adj
 Lenny is the most able copywriter we have.
able,
ible
suffixsuffix: Added to end of word stem--for example, friendless = friend+less.
(capable of, fit for [sth])-avel sufixo
  na escala
 For example: teachable
  Está faltando alguma coisa importante ? Notifique-nos a respeito de erros ou sugestões para que possamos aprimorar o nosso sistema.

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InglêsPortuguês
able seaman,
plural: able seamen
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
UK, historical (navy: experienced sailor) (marinheiro experiente)lobo-do-mar sm
 Thomas Jones was an able seaman on the Titanic.
able seaman,
plural: able seamen
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(worker on ship's deck)marujo sm
 The able seamen perform maintenance tasks and handle the ship's operations.
able to adapt to [sth] adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (flexible)capaz de se adaptar expres
 We are looking for an employee who is able to adapt to a variety of situations.
 Estamos procurando um funcionário que seja capaz de se adaptar a uma variedade de situações.
able-bodied adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (not physically disabled)saudável, fisicamente capaz ou apto loc adj
 We need all able-bodied men in the village to help fill sand bags before the river crests.
best able to do [sth] preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (most capable of)mais bem capacitado a expres
 The promotion should go to the one best able to handle the responsibility.
 A promoção deve ir para aquele mais bem capacitado a lidar com a responsabilidade.
not be able viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be unable, be incapable)ser incapaz loc v int
 If you have another beer you will not be able to drive home.
ready,
willing and able
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
informal (capable of taking on a task) (capaz de assumir uma tarefa)capaz, desejoso e disponível loc adj
  Está faltando alguma coisa importante ? Notifique-nos a respeito de erros ou sugestões para que possamos aprimorar o nosso sistema.
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