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apt

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of apt

  1. 1 having a tendency to be or act in a certain way that dog is apt to run off if you don't put him on a leash Synonyms of apt prone, given, inclined, tendingWords Related to apt choosing, preferring; disposed, liable, likely, minded, predisposed, willingNear Antonyms of apt averse, disinclined, indisposed, loath (also loth or loathe), unwilling

  2. 2 meeting the requirements of a purpose or situation “gingerbread” is certainly an apt description for that house with all the ornate trim Synonyms of apt applicable, appropriate, fit, becoming, befitting, felicitous, fitted, fitting, good, happy, meet, pretty, proper, right, suitableWords Related to apt condign, deserved, just, justified; needed, required, requisite; able, capable, competent, cut out, qualified, trained; pitch-perfect; acceptable, adequate, decent, kosher, satisfactory, serviceable, tolerable; correct, decorous, respectable, seemly; balanced, companionate, congruous, consonant, harmonious; rightfulNear Antonyms of apt incapable, incompetent, inept, inexpert, unqualified, unskilled, unskillful, untrained; inadequate, intolerable, unacceptable, unsatisfactory; graceless, incorrect, indecorous; incompatible, uncongenialAntonyms of apt improper, inapplicable, inapposite, inappropriate, inapt, incongruous, indecent, infelicitous, malapropos, misbecoming, unapt, unbecoming, unbeseeming, unfit, unfitting, unhappy, unmeet, unseemly, unsuitable, wrong



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