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capable

adjective able, accomplished, adept, adroit, aptus, competent, deft, effective, effectual, equal to, expert, facile, fit, fitted, gifted, idoneus, masterly, potent, proficient, qualified, skillful, suited, worthy
Associated concepts: capable of assisting with one's defense, capable of contracting, capable of inheriting, capable of taking and holding property, capable to inherit, capable to marry, competence capable of distinguishing right from wrong
See also: adequate, artful, competent, deft, effective, efficient, eligible, expert, familiar, fit, informed, omnipotent, operative, possible, potent, practiced, proficient, qualified, resourceful, sciential, veteran, virtual
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And so we all lustily, and quite capably, sang a repeat of the Hallelujah chorus.
You assess capably, effectively; you look at how well children are doing against those standards; you use the data from those assessments to guide decisions.
All of these are important points that are capably supported in this study.
Hales capably negotiates between the literature and the archaeology with its abundant legacy of wall decoration to engage a range of sub-themes: the affirmation of identity, the perpetuation of memory, the allure of exoticism and the perennial tussle over the border between decorum and 'un-Roman' luxury.
It's not a killer disc, but stands nimbly and capably on its own.
That sense of urgency was augmented by the musical tempo and the almost impossible quickness of some of the steps--the fast-paced "Hornpipe" danced so capably by soloist Kimberly Davey, for example, or a scherzo danced by Alexandra Dickson and Melanie Skinner with a generosity of spirit that belied the space in which they danced.
9 billion people can hold a conversation, read or write capably in the language of Shakespeare.
After Shock, capably ridden by Aidan O'Brien's apprentice Paul Scallan, did not disappoint, doing just enough to beat Rampart in a driving finish.
Despite being well-acted and capably directed, there is something vaguely unsatisfying about Hindsight.
Dark Matter does capably what all fiction should do--leaves its readers with more questions than answers.
Kept in the hunt by full-back Crisp, who collected five penalties and four conversions and moved capably to scrum-half when captain Adam Martin limped off, Walsall were galvanised by choice interval words from Jewson Two North coach of the month Bob Harknett.
Stress reduces the ability to capably manage anger inducing triggers.