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Apt meaning

apt - 6 dictionary results

  1. 1. Fit or fitted; suited; suitable; appropriate.
  2. 2. Ready; especially fitted or qualified ( to do something); quick to learn; prompt; expert; as, a pupil apt to learn; an apt scholar.
  3. 3. To fit; to suit; to adapt.
  4. 4. Having an habitual tendency; habitually liable or likely; - used of things.
  5. 5. Inclined; disposed customarily; given; ready; - used of persons.
  6. 6. Fit; qualified; ready; liable.

apt - examples of usage

  1. The work was apt to be very dangerous indeed. - "Reminiscences of a South African Pioneer", W. C. Scully.
  2. On the other hand, unless he checked him, Rodney might begin to talk about his feelings, and irreticence is apt to be extremely painful, at any rate in prospect. - "Night and Day", Virginia Woolf.
  3. He is an independent person, and full of youth, strength, and with little experience of life, is apt to be rough in his manners and not overcivil. - "Hodge and His Masters", Richard Jefferies.
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