Definition of habile in English:

habile

Line breaks: ha|bile
Pronunciation: /ˈhabɪl
 
/

adjective

rare
Deft; skilful.

Origin

late Middle English: variant of able. The spelling change in the 16th and 17th cents was due to association with French habile and Latin habilis.

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