1. fit for use
They're able students.
It's important to take good care of your teeth so you'll be able to eat properly when you get older.
I don't need to sound like a native speaker, I just want to be able to speak fluently.
You may be able to pass unnoticed in a city, but in a village that's not possible.
Although he had fewer supporters among the governing class, he was able to get the popular vote.
He regained consciousness and was able to talk.
The defense lawyer was confident that he would be able to answer the prosecutor's arguments in his rebuttal.
You may not learn to speak as well as a native speaker, but you should be able to speak well enough that native speakers will understand what you have to say.
Do you think you have to be able to pass for a native speaker to be an effective spy?
A good ballboy or ballgirl must be able to concentrate hard and run fast.
He is able man, but on the other hand he asks too much of us.
From the moment he arrived there, he kept on bothering his doctor to tell him when he would be able to go home.
Tom was able to make himself understood in French when he visited Paris.
I never for a moment imagined I'd be able to afford to live in such a fancy house.
I want to try my best for as long as I am physically able to.
I end up unconsciously trying to get fit as summer draws near.
We humans have a great way of twisting facts to fit our conclusion as soon as we have made one.
If you want a golden rule that will fit everybody, this is it: Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.
All the tales of miracles, with which the Old and New Testament are filled, are fit only for impostors to preach and fools to believe.
In South Korea, the most powerful member of a family, usually the oldest living male, has the power to send members of his family to a psychiatric hospital as he sees fit.
There are gaps between the boards in the box. If you fit them in snugly, you'll get more use out of the box.
We've got taller so they don't fit. "Right, it's certainly not that we've got fat!" "The useful phrase 'grown up' is our trump card."
But that same principle must apply to Muslim perceptions of America. Just as Muslims do not fit a crude stereotype, America is not the crude stereotype of a self-interested empire.
Keeping your heart fit and strong can slow down the ageing of your brain, say researchers.
Dad runs in the park three times a week, so he’s very fit.
suitable, right, proper, adequate, corresponding, applicable fit, due, meet, likely, congenial, required, correspondent, homologous, opportune,
And, if I was going to the gym, I'd have to carry, maybe, a backpack, uh, to fit my sneakers and my change of clothes because my briefcase wasn't big enough.
I found working out hard at first because I wasn't very fit, but it's much better now.
How did you fit a briefcase into your pocket?! the woman asked, stunned.