Associations to the word «Incapable»


INCAPABLE, adjective. Not capable (of doing something); unable.
INCAPABLE, adjective. Not in a state to receive; not receptive; not susceptible; not able to admit.
INCAPABLE, noun. (dated) One who is morally or mentally weak or inefficient; an imbecile; a simpleton.

Dictionary definition

INCAPABLE, adjective. (followed by `of') lacking capacity or ability; "incapable of carrying a tune"; "he is incapable of understanding the matter"; "incapable of doing the work".
INCAPABLE, adjective. Not being susceptible to or admitting of something (usually followed by `of'); "incapable of solution".
INCAPABLE, adjective. (followed by `of') not having the temperament or inclination for; "simply incapable of lying".
INCAPABLE, adjective. Not meeting requirements; "unequal to the demands put upon him".

Wise words

All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.
Winston Churchill