Meaning of ABILITY in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ əˈbɪlɪtɪ ]

n. (pl. -ies) 1 (often foll. by to + infin.) capacity or power (has the ability to write songs). 2 cleverness, talent; mental power (a person of great ability; has many abilities). [ME f. OF ablete f. L habilitas -tatis f. habilis able]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.