A skill, talent, or capacity:
Inadequate strength or ability; lack of capacity.
The quality or state of being incompetent.
The act or fact of failing to pass a course, test, or assignment.
A talent or ability that has potential for development or use:
A superior, apparently natural ability in the arts or sciences or in the learning or doing of anything
(Obs.) Knowledge, understanding, or judgment
The ability of bacteria to be undergo genetic transformation .
A falling short of what is expected or required; defect or deficiency
The economic assistance provided by such a program:
Moral or mental incompetence.
The quality of being inept; ineptness.
The quality, condition, or fact of being inefficient.
Find another word for inability. In this page you can discover 35 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for inability, like: unfitness, impotence, incapacitation, unaptness, ability, capacity, incompetency, incapacity, incompetence, powerlessness and failure.