Definitions for apt

Definitions for (adj) apt

Main entry: apposite, apt, pertinent

Definition: being of striking appropriateness and pertinence

Usage: the successful copywriter is a master of apposite and evocative verbal images; an apt reply

Main entry: given, minded, apt, disposed, tending

Definition: (usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward

Usage: he is apt to ignore matters he considers unimportant; I am not minded to answer any questions

Main entry: clever, apt

Definition: mentally quick and resourceful

Usage: an apt pupil; you are a clever reason well and your wit is bold-Bram Stoker

Main entry: liable, apt

Definition: at risk of or subject to experiencing something usually unpleasant

Usage: he is apt to lose; she is liable to forget

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