inapt[ in-apt ]SEE DEFINITION OF inapt
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR INAPT
Its name is a rather indefinite, but not inapt characterization.
Especially were I and my sister Eliza inapt in this particular.
My fellow servants were neither indifferent, dull, nor inapt.
The sentences were too long, the metaphors violent and inapt.
He is known by an offensive and inapt title—the green-tailed towhee.
I will question her; or since you fear I may put some inapt question to her, do so yourself.
The colony is as unpromising, as the colonists are inapt to improve it.
Andromache offers a not inapt illustration to these remarks.
The title Alone strikes me, on reflection, as rather an inapt one for this volume.
She acted languidly, her enunciation was imperfect, her gestures were forced and inapt.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR INAPT
- out of character
- out of keeping
- out of place