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Definition of habile

What is the definition of "habile"?
  • hab•ileadjective
  • 1. Generally able or adroit; handy.


Use "habile" in a sentence
  • "The clocher at Senlis is more "habile"; it shows an effort to be clever, and offers a standard of comparison; but the mediaeval architects seem to have thought that none of them bore rivalry with Laon for technical skill."

    "Mais un habile homme sait tirer parti de tout, and everybody is good for something."

    "Cet homme, habile dans les affaires, et employ� comme tel par Charlemagne, avoit 閠� en 811 envoy� par lui en ambassade � Constantinople."

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