Detailed Translations for ability from English to French


ability [the ~] noun

  1. the ability (skill; dexterity; adroitness; knack)
    la capacité; l'habileté; le savoir-faire; la dextérité; l'adresse
  2. the ability (talent; capacity; ingenuity; )
    le talent; le don
  3. the ability (capability; capacity; quality)
    le biens; la fortune; l'avoir
  4. the ability (capacity; power)
    la capacité
  5. the ability (skill)
    le savoir-faire; la compétence; le savoir; l'aptitude; la capacité; l'habileté; l'art
  6. the ability (quality; capability; capacity)
    la qualité; la compétence; la capacité; l'aptitude; l'habileté; le savoir-faire
  7. the ability (suitability; appropriateness)
    l'aptitude; la qualification; l'opportunité; la propriété
  8. the ability (dexterity; art; trick; )
    l'art; l'habileté; le savoir-faire; le tour; la dextérité; l'adresse; l'aptitude; le trucage; le tour d'artifice
  9. the ability (knack; skill)
    l'habileté; la capacité; la facilité; l'adresse; le savoir-faire; la dextérité
  10. the ability (horse-power; capacity; capability; quality)

Translation Matrix for ability:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
adresse ability; adroitness; agility; art; dexterity; knack; skill; trick address; addressing; competence; dodge; e-mail address; email address; gimmick; internet e-mail address; knack; lure; ruse; sleight of hand; trick
aptitude ability; adroitness; agility; appropriateness; art; capability; capacity; dexterity; knack; quality; skill; suitability; trick authority; capability; capacity; chance; competence; competency; handiness; opportunity; possibility; power; qualification
art ability; adroitness; agility; art; dexterity; knack; skill; trick handiness
avoir ability; capability; capacity; quality assets; balance; credit note; possessions; property
biens ability; capability; capacity; quality articles; assets; belonging; bits & pieces; bits and pieces; commodities; consumer goods; goods; household effects; items; merchandise; ownership; possesions; possession; property; stuff; things; wares; worldly goods
capacité ability; adroitness; capability; capacity; dexterity; knack; power; quality; skill Capacity; ability to achieve; authority; business sense; capability; capacity; cargo hold; cargo space; carrying capacity; competence; expertise; force; handiness; loading capacity; potential; power; skill; stowage; strength; tonnage; volume
compétence ability; capability; capacity; quality; skill authority; business sense; capability; capacity; competence; competency; expertise; handiness; power; qualification; skill
dextérité ability; adroitness; agility; art; dexterity; knack; skill; trick
don ability; aptitude; capacity; gift; ingenuity; natural ability; talent birthday present; brilliance; donation; feeling; genius; gift; ingenuity; inventiveness; knack; offering; present; resourcefulness
facilité ability; knack; skill comfortableness
fortune ability; capability; capacity; quality abundance; affluence; be happy; blessedness; bliss; capital; deliciousness; fortune; glory; happiness; joy; large sum of money; luck; luxury; magnificence; wealth; well-being
habileté ability; adroitness; agility; art; capability; capacity; dexterity; knack; quality; skill; trick brightness; business sense; capability; cleverness; competence; discernment; dodge; expertise; gimmick; handiness; insight; intelligence; knack; lure; ruse; sagacity; skill; sleight of hand; smartness; trick; wiliness
opportunité ability; appropriateness; suitability advisability; chance; desirability; opportunity; possibility; timeliness; topicality
propriété ability; appropriateness; suitability assets; attribute; belonging; character description; character profile; characterisation; characteristic; characterization; commodities; country estate; country seat; domain; estate; feature; household effects; landed property; ownership; possession; property; quality; trait
puissance moteur ability; capability; capacity; horse-power; quality
qualification ability; appropriateness; suitability capacity; competence; competency; definition; fixing; group of words; phrase; qualification; skill
qualité ability; capability; capacity; quality attribute; caliber; calibre; character; character description; character profile; character trait; characterisation; characteristic; characterization; dignity; feature; function; level; property; quality; streak; trait
savoir ability; skill cleverness; erudition; expertise; handiness; knowledge; learning; scholarship; science
savoir-faire ability; adroitness; agility; art; capability; capacity; dexterity; knack; quality; skill; trick business sense; capability; competence; experience; expertise; gimmick; handiness; knack; know-how; practice; practise; routine; skill; sleight of hand; trick
talent ability; aptitude; capacity; gift; ingenuity; natural ability; talent brilliance; genius; ingenuity; inventiveness; resourcefulness
tour ability; adroitness; agility; art; dexterity; knack; skill; trick avenue; castle-tower; circle; dealing with; distance; drive; excursion; expedition; feat; game; gimmick; go; hike; hiking tour; inversion; journey; knack; lathe; making one's round; march; orbit; outing; passage; path; prank; promenade; ramble; reach; revolution; ring; road; rotation; round; shenanigan; short walk; silly trick; skyscraper; sleight of hand; small circle; stretch; stroll; tour; tour of inspection; tower; tower block; track; trail; tramp; trick; trip; turn; turret; voyage; walk; way
tour d'artifice ability; adroitness; agility; art; dexterity; knack; skill; trick
trucage ability; adroitness; agility; art; dexterity; knack; skill; trick
- power
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
avoir cheat; deceive; diddle; have; hoodwink; own; possess; swindle; woodwink
savoir be able; be informed; know
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- skill

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Antonyms for "ability":

  • inability

Related Definitions for "ability":

  1. the quality of being able to perform; a quality that permits or facilitates achievement or accomplishment1
  2. possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done1

Wiktionary Translations for ability:

  1. a skill or competence
  2. quality or state of being able
  1. caractéristique de qui est adroit.
  2. Capacité, compétence, disposition naturelle à faire quelque chose.
  3. Pouvoir de réaliser ou de produire qqchose
  4. facilité, disposition, qualité qui rend propre à faire certaines choses, à réussir dans certaines actions, en particulier en utilisant ses mains.
  5. rare|fr droit|fr résultat de l’habilitation, aptitude.

Cross Translation:
ability qualification kwalificatie — toekenning van een eigenschap of titel
ability capacité; faculté; aptitude Fähigkeit — der (angeborene) Zustand, zu etwas fähig oder in der Lage zu sein

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