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Inability

Inability Meaning & Definition
Inability Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Inability?

[n] lacking the power to perform
[n] lack of ability (especially mental ability) to do something

Synonyms | Synonyms for Inability: unfitness

Related Terms | Find terms related to Inability: disability | disablement | disqualification | imbecility | inadeptness | inadequacy | inaptitude | inaptness | inattentiveness | incapability | incapacitation | incapacity | incompetence | incompetency | indexterity | ineffectiveness | ineffectuality | ineffectualness | inefficiency | ineptitude | ineptness | infancy | inferiority | insufficiency | legal incapacity | maladjustment | maladroitness | mediocrity | minority | pedestrianism | rustiness | skill-lessness | thoughtlessness | unaptness | uncleverness | undeftness | undexterousness | undextrousness | unfitness | unfittedness | unintelligence | unproficiency | unschooledness | unskillfulness | untrainedness | wardship

See Also | block | cognition | illiteracy | inaptitude | incapability | incapableness | incapacity | incompetence | incompetency | incomprehension | insensitiveness | insensitivity | insufficiency | knowledge | mental block | noesis | quality | stupidity | unadaptability | uncreativeness | unskillfulness

Inability In Webster's Dictionary

\In`a*bil"i*ty\, n. [Pref. in- not + ability: cf. F. inhabilet['e]. See {Able}, and cf. {Unable}.] The quality or state of being unable; lack of ability; want of sufficient power, strength, resources, or capacity. It is not from an inability to discover what they ought to do, that men err in practice. --Blair. Syn: Impotence; incapacity; incompetence; weakness; powerlessness; incapability. See {Disability}.

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