obsolete : having little or insufficient size or capacity : cramped, narrow, strait
archaic : mentally weak : lacking perception, insight, or understanding

Word History


Late Latin incapac-, incapax (from Latin in- in- entry 1 + capac-, capax capacious) + English -ious

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“Incapacious.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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