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unapt

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adjective un·apt \ˌən-ˈapt\

Definition of unapt

  1. 1 :  inappropriate, unsuitable <an unapt quote>

  2. 2 :  not accustomed and not likely <a teacher unapt to tolerate carelessness>

  3. 3 :  dull, backward <unapt scholars>

unaptly

play \-ˈap(t)-lē\ adverb

unaptness

play \-nəs\ noun


Examples of unapt in a sentence

  1. <has a knack for saying the most unapt things at the worst possible moments>

  2. <at this point an admission of guilt from him would be most unapt>



14th Century

First Known Use of unapt

14th century


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