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OTHER WORDS FROM aptapt·ly, adverbapt·ness, nouno·ver·apt, adjectiveo·ver·apt·ness, noun
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But in recent days, I've found Sarah Palin an even more apt comparison.The IRS Email Double Standard|Matt Lewis|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Today, it's our governing elites, regardless of party, who are most apt rush us into the future.Our Lame Cult of the Presidency|James Poulos|October 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Experts we talked to said the comparison between Goodell and law enforcement may not necessarily be apt.Fact-Checking the Sunday Shows: Sept 14|PunditFact.com|September 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The compilation also brought the Nazi-riffic Apt Pupil and leach-tastic The Body (aka Stand By Me) to the silver screen.20 Things You Didn’t Know About 'The Shawshank Redemption'|Bill Schulz|August 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Their timing is apt: The medical examiner is now a hot commodity in TV-land.The Dirty Secret Doctors Don't Want You To Know|Kent Sepkowitz|August 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We are apt to think of these little ones as doing right only when under compulsion: but this is far from the truth.
Those of a more serious turn are apt to show a curious preference for the graver aspects of things.
In this country, we are apt to think when any one dresses himself up, that he is disguising a fool.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
In conversation their minds are apt to remain in a recipient passive state.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
But Bull in authority anywhere is apt to exhibit his horns to those whom he suspects of being nobodies.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley