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ability División en sílabas: a·bil·i·ty
Pronunciación: /əˈbilədē/

Definición de ability en inglés:

sustantivo (plural abilities)

1 [in singular, with infinitive] Possession of the means or skill to do something: the manager had lost his ability to motivate the players they’ll examine your ability to pay
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • All you are paying for is the ability to say that you've seen it early.
  • Britain should adopt a graduated income tax based on the ability to pay.
  • Finally, a more equal system of registration fees should be introduced, based on the ability to pay.
Sinónimos
capacity, capability, potential, potentiality, power, faculty, aptness, facility;
wherewithal, means
2Talent, skill, or proficiency in a particular area: a man of exceptional ability students of all abilities
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • She utilized her resources to the best of her ability.
  • I'd never seen her in a show before, so I had no idea the extent of her ability.
  • It is a mark of her ability that the player has managed to remain in the world's top five despite the injuries.
Sinónimos

Origen

Late Middle English: from Old French ablete, from Latin habilitas, from habilis 'able'.

Frases

to the best of one's ability

1
As well as one can: Conrad must do his job to the best of his abilities

Palabras que riman con ability

agility, civility, debility, docility, edibility, facility, fertility, flexility, fragility, futility, gentility, hostility, humility, imbecility, infantility, juvenility, liability, mobility, nihility, nobility, nubility, puerility, senility, servility, stability, sterility, tactility, tranquillity (US tranquility), usability, utility, versatility, viability, virility, volatility

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