adverb see incapable

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Incapably — In*ca pa*bly, adv. In an incapable manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • incapably — “+ adverb : in an incapable manner : without competence or capability; especially : to a degree that renders incapable incapably drunk …   Useful english dictionary

  • incapably — See incapability. * * * …   Universalium

  • incapably — adverb In an incapable manner …   Wiktionary

  • incapably — adv. without ability; inadequately, incompetently, without the necessary skill …   English contemporary dictionary

  • incapably — in·capably …   English syllables

  • incapable — adjective Etymology: Middle French, from in + capable capable Date: 1594 1. lacking capacity, ability, or qualification for the purpose or end in view: as a. archaic not able to take in, hold, or keep b. archaic not receptive c. not being in a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • incapable — incapability, incapableness, n. incapably, adv. /in kay peuh beuhl/, adj. 1. not capable. 2. not having the necessary ability, qualification, or strength to perform some specified act or function: As an administrator, he is simply incapable. 3.… …   Universalium

  • inadequately — Synonyms and related words: by halves, defectively, deficiently, dissatisfactorily, faultily, imperfectly, in half measures, in installments, inadeptly, inadmissibly, inaptly, incapably, incompetently, incompletely, inefficiently, ineptly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • ineptly — Synonyms and related words: impolitically, impoliticly, inadeptly, inadequately, inadvisably, inappropriately, inaptly, incapably, incompetently, incongruously, inefficiently, inexpediently, inexpertly, infelicitously, inopportunely, poorly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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