Pronunciation: (ā'blē), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/ably.html on line 73 [key]
in an able manner; with skill or ability; competently.
a suffix combining -able and -ly that forms adverbs corresponding to adjectives ending in -able: commendably; dependably; tolerably. Also,-ibly.
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