Synonyms of incapable


1. incapable (vs. capable), unable(predicate), incompetent

usage: (followed by `of') lacking capacity or ability; "incapable of carrying a tune"; "he is incapable of understanding the matter"; "incapable of doing the work"

2. incapable(predicate), unsusceptible (vs. susceptible), insusceptible

usage: not being susceptible to or admitting of something (usually followed by `of'); "incapable of solution"

3. incapable (vs. capable)

usage: (followed by `of') not having the temperament or inclination for; "simply incapable of lying"

4. incapable, incompetent, unequal to(predicate), inadequate (vs. adequate), unequal

usage: not meeting requirements; "unequal to the demands put upon him"

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