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See definition of ineptly on Dictionary.com
  • as inbadly
  • as inawkwardly
  • as ininadequately
  • as inincoherently
  • as inincompetently
  • as inunfortunately

synonyms for ineptly

  • awkwardly
  • clumsily
  • poorly
  • abominably
  • blunderingly
  • carelessly
  • crudely
  • defectively
  • erroneously
  • faultily
  • feebly
  • haphazardly
  • imperfectly
  • incompetently
  • ineffectively
  • maladroitly
  • negligently
  • shoddily
  • stupidly
  • unfavorably
  • unfortunately
  • unsatisfactorily
  • unskillfully
  • unsuccessfully
  • weakly
  • wrong
  • wrongly
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antonyms for ineptly

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  • adequately
  • calmly
  • little
  • mildly
  • morally
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        How to use ineptly in a sentence

        He sees them now for the inept franchise they are, just as he sees an NFL that is not all fun, football and riches.
        DESHAUN WATSON IS TAKING A STAND AGAINST DISINGENUOUS NFL OWNERS. IT COULD CHANGE THE LEAGUE.JERRY BREWERFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
        In consequence of the peculiar legend, the stamp has been dubbed, not ineptly, the "has been" stamp.
        CANADA: ITS POSTAGE STAMPS AND POSTAL STATIONERYCLIFTON ARMSTRONG HOWES
        That lover of hers, whom we are presently to see, has compared her ineptly with Joan of Arc, that other maid of France.
        THE HISTORICAL NIGHTS ENTERTAINMENT, SECOND SERIESRAFAEL SABATINI
        "Oh, I had nothing else to do," he murmured ineptly, and was suddenly conscious that he still held her hand.
        THE CALL OF THE TOWNJOHN ALEXANDER HAMMERTON
        They were, in fact, almost arrogantly civilian, coming from a country which had dared ineptly to look down on its defenders.
        WITH MANCHESTERS IN THE EASTGERALD B. HURST
        Hoddan was again in sanctuary inside the Embassy they'd guarded so ineptly through the dark.
        THE PIRATES OF ERSATZMURRAY LEINSTER
        Metaphysics was not ineptly called so, since it had in time come after the cruder physical hypotheses.
        THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
        And then I proceeded still more ineptly by begging him not to be disturbed.
        DARIELR. D. BLACKMORE
        Vaniman was on his feet while Wagg was rising; the guard's slow mind was operating ineptly on his muscles.
        WHEN EGYPT WENT BROKEHOLMAN DAY
        Nothing of all this I knew, so ineptly had I managed my chances to obtain it.
        ALIENSWILLIAM MCFEE
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        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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        WORDS RELATED TO INEPTLY

        • bunglingly
        • carelessly
        • clumsily
        • fumblingly
        • gawkily
        • gracelessly
        • inelegantly
        • ineptly
        • lumberingly
        • stiffly
        • unadroitly
        • uncouthly
        • ungracefully
        • unskillfully
        • with difficulty
        Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.