Uncapable vs. Incapable
By Muazma Batool — Published on April 26, 2023
Difference Between Uncapable and Incapable
(obsolete) Not capable; incapable.
Lacking the necessary ability, capacity, or power
incapable of carrying a tune.
incapable of love.
Unable to perform adequately; incompetent
an incapable administrator.
Not susceptible to action or treatment
a unique feat, incapable of duplication.
Not meeting the physical and mental requirements imposed by law for the performance of a particular task.
Not meeting the requirements necessary for proper legal functioning
a contract provision incapable of being enforced.
Not capable (of doing something); unable.
A pint glass is incapable of holding more than a pint of liquid.
I consider him incapable of dishonesty.
Not in a state to receive; not receptive; not susceptible; not able to admit.
incapable of pain, or pleasure; incapable of stain or injury
(dated) One who is morally or mentally weak or inefficient; an imbecile; a simpleton.
Lacking in ability or qualification for the purpose or end in view; not large enough to contain or hold; deficient in physical strength, mental or moral power, etc.; not capable; as, incapable of holding a certain quantity of liquid; incapable of endurance, of comprehension, of perseverance, of reform, etc.
Not capable of being brought to do or perform, because morally strong or well disposed; - used with reference to some evil; as, incapable of wrong, dishonesty, or falsehood.
Not in a state to receive; not receptive; not susceptible; not able to admit; as, incapable of pain, or pleasure; incapable of stain or injury.
Unqualified or disqualified, in a legal sense; as, a man under thirty-five years of age is incapable of holding the office of president of the United States; a person convicted on impeachment is thereby made incapable of holding an office of profit or honor under the government.
As a term of disgrace, sometimes annexed to a sentence when an officer has been cashiered and rendered incapable of serving his country.
Is not your father grown incapable of reasonable affairs?
One who is morally or mentally weak or inefficient; an imbecile; a simpleton.
(followed by `of') lacking capacity or ability;
incapable of carrying a tune
he is incapable of understanding the matter
incapable of doing the work
not being susceptible to or admitting of something (usually followed by `of');
incapable of solution
lacking the necessary skill or knowledge etc.;
an incapable helper
(followed by `of') not having the temperament or inclination for;
simply incapable of lying
not meeting requirements;
unequal to the demands put upon him
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