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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English habil, from Old French habile, from Latin habilis (suitable; apt), from habeō (I handle).

AdjectiveEdit

habile (comparative more habile, superlative most habile)

  1. Generally able or adroit; handy.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin habilis (suitable; apt), from habeō (I handle).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

habile (plural habiles)

  1. adroit, skillful
  2. slick, nifty

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