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in·a·bil·i·ty

 (ĭn′ə-bĭl′ĭ-tē)
n.
Lack of ability or means.

inability

(ˌɪnəˈbɪlɪtɪ)
n
lack of ability or means; incapacity

in•a•bil•i•ty

(ˌɪn əˈbɪl ɪ ti)

n.
lack of ability.
[1400–50; late Middle English < Medieval Latin]

inability

  • acalculia - The inability to perform simple arithmetic.
  • impotence, sterility - Impotence is the male's inability to copulate or get an erection; sterility is the inability of either a male or female to procreate.
  • abulia, aboulia - Inability to make decisions is abulia or aboulia.
  • paramnesia - Can mean the inability to recall the meanings of common words.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.inability - lack of ability (especially mental ability) to do something
cognition, knowledge, noesis - the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning
mental block, block - 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"
stupidity - a poor ability to understand or to profit from experience
inaptitude - a lack of aptitude
incapacity - lack of intellectual power
unskillfulness - a lack of cognitive skill
analphabetism, illiteracy - an inability to read
uncreativeness - a lack of creativity
incomprehension - an inability to understand; "his incomprehension of the consequences"
ability, power - possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done; "danger heightened his powers of discrimination"
2.inability - lacking the power to performinability - lacking the power to perform  
unadaptability - the inability to change or be changed to fit changed circumstances
quality - an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
insensitiveness, insensitivity - the inability to respond to affective changes in your interpersonal environment
incompetence, incompetency - lack of physical or intellectual ability or qualifications
incapability, incapableness - the quality of not being capable -- physically or intellectually or legally
insufficiency - (pathology) inability of a bodily part or organ to function normally
ability - the quality of being able to perform; a quality that permits or facilitates achievement or accomplishment

inability

inability

noun
Translations
عَجْز، عَدَم قُدْرَه
neschopnost
manglende dygtighedmanglende evne
kykenemättömyyskyvyttömyys
vangeta
negalėjimasnesugebėjimas
nespēja
nezmožnost
oförmåga
kabiliyetsizlikyetersizlik

inability

[ˌɪnəˈbɪlɪtɪ] Nincapacidad f
inability to do sthincapacidad para hacer algo
his inability to express himselfsu incapacidad para expresarse

inability

[ˌɪnəˈbɪlɪti] nincapacité f
inability to do sth → incapacité de faire qch
inability to pay → incapacité de payer
the inability of sb to do sth → l'incapacité de qn de faire qchin absentia [ˌɪnæbˈsɛntiə] advin absentia

inability

nUnfähigkeit f, → Unvermögen nt; inability to payZahlungsunfähigkeit f

inability

[ˌɪnəˈbɪlɪtɪ] n (physical, mental) → incapacità
inability to do sth → incapacità di fare qc
inability to pay → impossibilità di pagare

inability

(inəˈbiləti) noun
the lack of power, means, ability etc (to do something). I was surprised at his inability to read.

inability

n. inhabilidad, incapacidad.

inability

n incapacidad f