[in-ap-ti-tood, -tyood]


lack of aptitude; unfitness.
unskillfulness; lack of dexterity.

Origin of inaptitude

First recorded in 1610–20; in-3 + aptitude Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for inaptitude

1610s, from in- (1) "not, opposite of" + aptitude.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper