from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The quality of being inept; ineptness.
  • noun An inept act or remark.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The quality or state of being inept; lack of aptness or adaptation; unfitness; unsuitableness; inaptitude; foolishness.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The quality of being inept; unfitness; inaptitude; unsuitableness.
  • noun Absurdity; nonsense; foolishness.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The quality of being inept.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun unskillfulness resulting from a lack of training
  • noun having no qualities that would render it valuable or useful


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