- lack of aptitude; unfitness.
- unskillfulness; lack of dexterity.
Origin of inaptitude
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for inaptitude
I see that he cannot conceal his joy at the inaptitude of my avowal.The Knight Of Gwynne, Vol. II (of II)
Charles James Lever
They had completely excused him from service on the basis of inaptitude.The Weakling
Everett B. Cole
Poor Santi took it all very quietly—insensible of his inaptitude.
Yet the malice truly lies in the inaptitude and inexperience of men.Steam Steel and Electricity
James W. Steele
Then I take it that his inexperience and inaptitude can do the company no harm?For the Allinson Honor
Word Origin and History for inaptitude
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper