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British English: /əˈbɪlɪti/
American English: /əˈbɪlədi/

Translation of ability in French:


  • 1 (capability)
    capacité (f) (to do de faire)
    (the) ability to pay
    la solvabilité
    la faculté contributive
    to the best of one's ability
    de son mieux
    within the limits of one's ability
    dans la mesure de ses moyens
  • 2 (talent) someone of proven ability
    quelqu'un au talent reconnu
    his ability as
    son talent de

also: abilities plural noun

  • (skills)
    compétences fpl
    (School) (of pupils) aptitudes fpl
    mental abilities
    compétences intellectuelles
    musical abilities
    talents musicaux

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