Synonyms for INEPT

Usage Examples for INEPT

  1. Lord Fawn asked no such inept questions respecting the Ayrshire property, but he did inquire who was Lizzie's solicitor. - "The Eustace Diamonds" by Anthony Trollope
  2. The comparison is not inept, for he had lived laborious days, postponing deliberately or missing by chance, he scarcely knew which, the experience he now felt to be impending. - "The Mayor of Warwick" by Herbert M. Hopkins
  3. His face expanded into an inept smile, and I quickly saw that instead of fortifying his constitution with sound food, he had tried alcoholic methods of defence against the inclement weather. - "Old Calabria" by Norman Douglas
  4. A commonplace message, written or telephoned, would be inept. - "The Red Planet" by William J. Locke
  5. The Jellies, with only three heatguns which they were inept at using, had been no match for the Masters. - "Rebels of the Red Planet" by Charles Louis Fontenay