EN[æpt] [-æpt]
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    Definition of apt in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveCOMapterCOMmore aptSUPaptestSUPmost apt
    1. Suitable; appropriate; fit or fitted; suited.
      1. Tonight there’s a full moon, which is apt, since the election night will bring out the lunatics.
    2. (of persons or things) Having a habitual tendency; habitually liable or likely; disposed towards.
      1. Ready; especially fitted or qualified (to do something); quick to learn; prompt; expert; as, a pupil apt to learn; an apt scholar.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • I've hearn it said that when a man has eaten a hearty dinner, and goes to sleep with the hot sun pourin' right down on him, he's apt to see and hear a good many strange things before he wakes up.
          • It’s an apt metaphor for the music, a collision of African dance genres such as kuduro, kizomba and tarraxinha with house and techno that is unique to Lisbon’s ghettos.
          • He was by nature highly passionate, but more apt to reluct at the excesses of it.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adjectives
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        1. en aptitude
        2. fr aptitude
        3. fr apte
        4. en apt.
        5. en aptly
        Source: Wiktionary
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        Grammatically, this word "apt" is an adjective.
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