Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Inept


  1. Not apt or fit; unfit; unsuitable; improper; unbecoming.
  2. Silly; useless; nonsensical; absurd; foolish.

Inept Quotations

Many are saved from sin by being so inept at it.
Mignon McLaughlin

Young people have this almost romantic attachment to civil rights, liberties, emancipating people from oppression, etc. The idea that such oppression exists in this country offends me, but it's able to be pushed and sold because education in this country is so woefully incompetent and inept.
Rush Limbaugh

If people are failing, they look inept. If people are succeeding, they look strong and good and competent. That's the 'halo effect.' Your first impression of a thing sets up your subsequent beliefs. If the company looks inept to you, you may assume everything else they do is inept.
Daniel Kahneman

I consider myself to be an inept pianist, a bad singer, and a merely competent songwriter. What I do, in my opinion, is by no means extraordinary.
Billy Joel

After years of hotels, I'm horribly inept at cleaning up after myself.
Rufus Wainwright
More "Inept" Quotations

Inept Translations

inept in Spanish is inepto

Share with your Friends

Everyone likes a good quote - don't forget to share.