apt(p), disposed(p), given(p), minded(p), tending(p)(adj)
(usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward
"he is apt to ignore matters he considers unimportant"; "I am not minded to answer any questions"
at risk of or subject to experiencing something usually unpleasant
"he is apt to lose"; "she is liable to forget"
mentally quick and resourceful
"an apt pupil"; "you are a clever man...you reason well and your wit is bold"-Bram Stoker
apposite, apt, pertinent(adj)
being of striking appropriateness and pertinence
"the successful copywriter is a master of apposite and evocative verbal images"; "an apt reply"
Fit or fitted; suited; suitable; appropriate.
Tonight thereu2019s a full moon, which is apt, since the election night will bring out the lunatics.
Having a habitual tendency; habitually liable or likely; disposed towards.
This tree, if unprotected, is apt to be stripped of its leaves by a leaf-cutting ant.
Ready; especially fitted or qualified (to do something); quick to learn; prompt; expert; as, a pupil apt to learn; an apt scholar.
Origin: From apte, from aptus, from obsolete apere, akin to apisci; compare with Greek ἅπτειν and Sanskrit आप्त, from आप्.
fit or fitted; suited; suitable; appropriate
having an habitual tendency; habitually liable or likely; -- used of things
inclined; disposed customarily; given; ready; -- used of persons
ready; especially fitted or qualified (to do something); quick to learn; prompt; expert; as, a pupil apt to learn; an apt scholar
to fit; to suit; to adapt
Origin: [L. aptare. See Aptate.]
APT is a 2006 South Korean horror film, directed, produced, and written by Ahn Byeong-ki and starring Ko So-young. It is based on a comic by Kang Full. The name APT is from the English word meaning apartment. The film had 644,893 admissions nationwide.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
apt, adj. liable: ready for or prone to anything: prompt, open to impressions (with at).—adv. Apt′ly.—n. Apt′ness. [L. apt-us, fit, suitable, apposite; cog. with Gr. hapt-ein.]
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ATP, Pat, pat, PTA, TAP, tap
The numerical value of apt in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of apt in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Wine gives courage and makes men more apt for passion.
In a heated argument we are apt to lose sight of the truth.
The more you talk to yourself, the more apt you are to lie.
Men are apt to offend ('tis true) where they find most goodness to forgive.
Someone called actors sculptors in snow. Very apt. In the end, it's all nothing.
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Translations for apt
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- склонен, подходящ, уместен, възприемчив, способенBulgarian
- passend, geeignet, geneigtGerman
- apropiado, apto, oportuno, acertadoSpanish
- sopiva, kyvykäs, omiaan, lahjakas, pystyväFinnish
- cooie, traaoilManx
- egnet, egnaNorwegian
- geneigd, toepasselijk, pienter, fit, passend, slim, gepastDutch
- egnaNorwegian Nynorsk
- potrivit, aptRomanian
- подходящий, уместный, соответствующий, понятливый, способный, склонныйRussian
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