1 having a lot of skill
VERBS be, seem She seems very capable.
ADV. extremely, highly, quite, very He has proved himself an extremely capable manager.
2 capable of: able to do sth
VERBS appear, be, feel, look, prove, seem | become | believe sb, consider sb She could hardly believe him capable of such kindness.
ADV. fully, more than, perfectly, quite, well She is more than capable of looking after herself. | barely, hardly, scarcely He was barely capable of writing his own name. | reasonably | clearly, obviously | potentially, theoretically | physically He was not physically capable of climbing out of the window.