Betekenis van:

Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
  • onbekwaam
  • not meeting requirements


Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
    • (followed by `of') not having the temperament or inclination for
    "simply incapable of lying"
    Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
    • ongediplomeerd
    • (followed by `of') lacking capacity or ability
    "incapable of carrying a tune"
    "he is incapable of understanding the matter"


    Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
      • not being susceptible to or admitting of something (usually followed by `of')
      "incapable of solution"


      1. Ostriches are incapable of flight.
      2. She is incapable of deceit.
      3. She is incapable of doing anything alone.
      4. The plan is incapable of alteration.
      5. He is incapable of telling a lie.
      6. The building is incapable of repair.
      7. A baby is incapable of taking care of itself.
      8. Everybody who is incapable of learning has taken to teaching.
      9. The child was incapable of understanding his father's death.
      10. She is a massive dimwit and inherently apathetic and incapable of rational thought.
      11. He is a man who I supposed was incapable of such cruelty.
      12. With her extravagant tastes, she was incapable of making ends meet.
      13. There are so many people in the world who are incapable of outgrowing the level of their stomach!
      14. The Princess of Cleves being at those years, wherein people think a woman is incapable of inciting love after the age of twenty-five, beheld with the utmost astonishment the King's passion for the Duchess, who was a grandmother, and had lately married her granddaughter.
      15. The majority of mankind is lazy-minded, incurious, absorbed in vanities, and tepid in emotion, and is therefore incapable of either much doubt or much faith; and when the ordinary man calls himself a sceptic or an unbeliever, that is ordinarily a simple pose, cloaking a disinclination to think anything out to a conclusion.