What is the opposite of apt?

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Opposite of appropriate or suitable in the circumstances
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Opposite of having a tendency to do something
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Opposite of quick to learn
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Opposite of having or involving a great deal of knowledge or skill in a particular area
“In inexpert hands, inappropriate investigation often takes precedence.”
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Opposite of closely connected or appropriate to what is being done or considered
“The rules of tennis are completely irrelevant to the sport of basketball.”
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Opposite of of a suitable quality, standard, or type to meet the required purpose
“Nitrate moving downward may pollute groundwater and well water, thus making it unsuitable for human use.”
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Opposite of having or showing a reasonable or high level of intellect
“He was too slow to realize that it was his own carelessness that led to his dismissal.”
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Opposite of likely to do or to be something
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Opposite of justified by morally accepted standards
“Cotta, who was undoubtedly guilty of the charge, won an undeserved reprieve when the jury refused to allow anyone to be assailed by a prosecutor endowed with such eloquence.”
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Opposite of ready and willing
“If he is unwilling to change his drinking habits, I will have no choice but to leave him.”
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Opposite of suitable for a particular purpose
“Unless your name is MacGyver, that tiny screwdriver is going to be useless for what you want to achieve.”
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Opposite of belonging or relating exclusively or distinctively to
“This principle is general to human behavior, though there will always be exceptions.”
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Opposite of likely to prove favourable
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Opposite of obtained or achieved more by chance than skill
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Opposite of inclined to a type of behavior
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Opposite of reasonable and convincing
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Opposite of beginning to attract attention or critical acclaim
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Opposite of the best of its kind or class
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Opposite of cleverly simple and clear
“It was a bit of a messy explanation, but it helped soften some of the unintentional bite that came with the character.”
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