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unable

adjective

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lacking qualities (as knowledge, skill, or ability) required to do a job
  • a celebrated author of serious plays, he turned out to be a particularly unable writer of comedies

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The first known use of unable was in the 14th century

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“Unable.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unable. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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