Synonyms for incapable

Synonyms for (adj) incapable

Synonyms: incapable, incompetent, unequal to

Definition: not meeting requirements

Usage: unequal to the demands put upon him

Similar words: unequal, inadequate

Definition: lacking the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task

Usage: inadequate training; the staff was inadequate; she was unequal to the task

Synonyms: incapable

Definition: (followed by `of') lacking capacity or ability

Usage: incapable of carrying a tune; he is incapable of understanding the matter; incapable of doing the work

Similar words: unable

Definition: (usually followed by `to') lacking necessary physical or mental ability

Usage: dyslexics are unable to learn to read adequately; the sun was unable to melt enough snow

Synonyms: incapable

Definition: not being susceptible to or admitting of something (usually followed by `of')

Usage: incapable of solution

Similar words: unsusceptible, insusceptible

Definition: not susceptible to

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