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Synonyms for ineptitude
ɪnˈɛp tɪˌtud, -ˌtyud, ɪˈnɛp-in·ep·ti·tude

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Wiktionary1.0 / 1 vote

  1. ineptitudenoun

    Synonyms:
    ineptness

  2. ineptitudenoun

    The quality of being inept.

    Synonyms:
    ineptness

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. awkwardness, clumsiness, ineptness, ineptitude, maladroitness, slownessnoun

    unskillfulness resulting from a lack of training

    Synonyms:
    subnormality, maladroitness, deliberation, unsuitableness, backwardness, slowness, unsuitability, cumbersomeness, nuisance value, ineptness, stiffness, retardation, mental retardation, clumsiness, gracelessness, unhurriedness, deliberateness, awkwardness, worthlessness, unwieldiness

  2. worthlessness, ineptitudenoun

    having no qualities that would render it valuable or useful

    "the drill sergeant's intent was to convince all the recruits of their worthlessness"

    Synonyms:
    awkwardness, slowness, ineptness, clumsiness, maladroitness, worthlessness

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. ineptitudenoun

    Synonyms:
    unfitness, unsuitableness, inaptitude, uselessness

  2. ineptitudenoun

    Synonyms:
    folly, foolishness, nonsense

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "ineptitude":

    incompetence, idiocy, inability, inadequacy

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#11794inability
#19789retardation
#23226stiffness
#29658incompetence
#30710deliberation
#43809inadequacy
#48388idiocy
#53531slowness
#76733awkwardness
#79193ineptitude
#96428backwardness
#101812clumsiness
#119417worthlessness
#166485ineptness
#169885unsuitability

How to use ineptitude in a sentence?

  1. Yvette Clarke:

    It's a real conundrum, the administration has proven itself to be ill-equipped and ill-prepared to manage the department of House Homeland Security and this particular situation is due to its own ineptitude.

  2. Jonathan Perez:

    What do they expect? For us to cross our arms and do nothing against such ineptitude!

  3. James Garrett:

    Frustrating does not even begin to tell you the truth of the matter. I've found it incredibly unbelievable as a taxpayer the amount of bureaucracy and ineptitude that was occurring, not only in Stanley Friedman's case, but in other cases.

  4. Isobel Coleman:

    I don't think it's ineptitude, i think it is a reluctance to take on the opposition of troop contributing countries that don't want to deal with this issue in the transparent way that it must be dealt with.


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