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Definitions and Synonyms of inability | Another word for inability | What is inability?

Definition 1: lacking the power to perform - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for inability in the sense of this definition

(inability is a kind of ...) an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

"the quality of mercy is not strained"

(... is a kind of inability ) the inability to change or be changed to fit changed circumstances

(... is a kind of inability ) the inability to respond to affective changes in your interpersonal environment

(... is a kind of inability ) lack of physical or intellectual ability or qualifications

(... is a kind of inability ) the quality of not being capable -- physically or intellectually or legally

(... is a kind of inability ) (pathology) inability of a bodily part or organ to function normally

Definition 2: lack of ability (especially mental ability) to do something - [noun denoting cognition]

(inability is a kind of ...) the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning

(... is a kind of inability ) an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do; often caused by emotional tension

"I knew his name perfectly well but I had a temporary block"

(... is a kind of inability ) a poor ability to understand or to profit from experience

(... is a kind of inability ) a lack of aptitude

(... is a kind of inability ) lack of intellectual power

(... is a kind of inability ) a lack of cognitive skill

(... is a kind of inability ) an inability to read

(... is a kind of inability ) a lack of creativity

(... is a kind of inability ) an inability to understand

"his incomprehension of the consequences"

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