Not able to do something; not proficient; displaying incompetence (adjective)
Unfit; unsuitable (adjective)
Examples of word inept
I guess "inept" is one way to describe this handling of a national tragedy.
My point about blaming the bosses for being inept is proved by the above, because you will not get the backing from them if you deal with incidents like this because the majority are now politicaly correct pen pushers referd to as managers and not police officers.
Charlie is forced into running the factory after his father's death, and he is somewhat inept from a business standpoint.
It only hits a reset button of building or rebuilding a fanbase, while ignoring the real crux of the issue--long-term inept franchises will not draw fans in *any* market, whether you're Atlanta, Pittsburgh see pre-Crosby, or Chicago.
"The investigation was called inept and dishonest by the defense, but law enforcement officers in Cary went to great lengths to preserve and analyze all the evidence," Zellinger said.