What is the opposite of able?

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Opposite of having considerable skill, proficiency, or intelligence
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(able to) Opposite of having the necessary power, skill, or opportunity to do something
Opposite of having the ability to put available resources to efficient or ingenious use
“Being unimaginative, he failed to creatively utilize the tools and resources at his disposal.”
Opposite of denotes the effectiveness or dominance of a particular action
“Leaders who do not look after the interests of their followers are not only unethical but ineffective.”
Opposite of of a suitable quality, standard, or type to meet the required purpose
Opposite of fast or responsive in one's thinking
(free to) Opposite of allowed or permitted to do something
“The doors will be locked and you will be prohibited from leaving until after the event has completed.”
Opposite of fit and healthy
“The doctor's report says I am incredibly weak and sickly.”
Opposite of having a persuasive effect
“The speaker's words were highly uncompelling in motivating the crowd to take action.”
Opposite of having many sides
Opposite of beginning to attract attention or critical acclaim
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