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From Old French ableté (French habileté, earlier spelling habilité with silent h), from Latin habilitas (aptitude, ability), from habilis (apt, able) apparently. See able.

Singular
ability

Plural
abilities

ability (plural abilities)

  1. The quality or state of being able; power to perform, whether physical, moral, intellectual, conventional, or legal; capacity; skill or competence in doing; sufficiency of strength, skill, resources, etc.; -- in the plural, faculty, talent.
    Then the disciples, every man according to his ability, determined to send relief unto the brethren - Acts 11:29
    Natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning by study - Bacon
    The public men of England, with much of a peculiar kind of ability - Macaulay
  2. Considerable proficiency; natural capability.


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