Share this entry

British English: /ˈkeɪpəb(ə)l/
American English: /ˈkeɪpəb(ə)l/

Translation of capable in French:


  • 1 (competent) in the capable hands of
    entre les mains expertes de
  • 2 (able)
    capable (of de)
    to be capable of doing
    (have potential to) être capable de faire
    (be in danger of) risquer de faire
    capable of a better result
    capable d'un meilleur résultat
    the bomb is capable of exploding
    la bombe risque d'exploser

Definition of capable in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score: