If you say that someone is inept, you are criticizing them because they do something with a complete lack of skill. adj
(disapproval, Antonym: skilful)
He was inept and lacked the intelligence to govern...
Translation English Cobuild Collins Dictionary
1 awkward, bumbling, bungling, cack-handed (informal) clumsy, cowboy (informal) gauche, incompetent, inexpert, maladroit, unhandy, unskilful, unworkmanlike
2 absurd, improper, inappropriate, inapt, infelicitous, malapropos, meaningless, out of place, pointless, ridiculous, unfit, unsuitable
1 able, adroit, competent, dexterous, efficient, qualified, skilful, talented
2 appropriate, apt, effectual, germane, sensible, suitable
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