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Definition of Apt
Apt Apt, a. [F. apte, L. aptus, fr. obsolete apere to fasten,
to join, to fit, akin to apisci to reach, attain: cf. Gr. ?
to fasten, Skr. [=a]pta fit, fr. [=a]p to reach attain.]
1. Fit or fitted; suited; suitable; appropriate.
They have always apt instruments. --Burke.
A river . . . apt to be forded by a lamb. --Jer.
2. Having an habitual tendency; habitually liable or likely;
-- used of things.
My vines and peaches . . . were apt to have a soot
or smuttiness upon their leaves and fruit. --Temple.
This tree, if unprotected, is apt to be stripped of
the leaves by a leaf-cutting ant. --Lubbock.
3. Inclined; disposed customarily; given; ready; -- used of
Apter to give than thou wit be to ask. --Beau. & Fl.
That lofty pity with which prosperous folk are apt
to remember their grandfathers. --F. Harrison.
4. Ready; especially fitted or qualified (to do something);
quick to learn; prompt; expert; as, a pupil apt to learn;
an apt scholar. ``An apt wit.' --Johnson.
Live a thousand years, I shall not find myself so
apt to die. --Shak.
I find thee apt . . . Now, Hamlet, hear. --Shak.
Syn: Fit; meet; suitable; qualified; inclined; disposed;
liable; ready; quick; prompt.
AptApt Apt, v. t. [L. aptare. See Aptate.]
To fit; to suit; to adapt. [Obs.] `` To apt their places.'
That our speech be apted to edification. --Jer. Taylor.
Meaning of Apt from wikipedia
is an acronym. It may refer
(programming language) (Automatically Programmed
Tool), a high-level computer programming language APT
. is an abbreviation
for apartment. Apt
may also refer
Cathedral, a former
cathedral, and national monument
of France, in the town of Apt
- such programs
-get and apt
-cache. They are commonly
used in examples
of apt because
they are simple
and ubiquitous. The apt package
is of "important"...
- Apt Pupil
is a 1998 American psychological thriller
and co-produced by Bryan Singer
Boyce. The film, which
- Apt Pupil
(1982) is a novella
King, originally published
in the 1982 novella collection Different
"Summer of Corruption"...
X (formerly apt
-X) is a family
of proprietary audio codec compression algorithms owned
by Qualcomm. The original apt
is an American television
by David Crane
Kauffman, which aired
on NBC from September
22, 1994, to May 6, 2004, lasting...
or Automatically Programmed
Tool is a high-level computer programming language
used to generate instructions
-RPM is a version
of the Advanced Packaging
to work with the RPM Package
Manager. It was originally ported
to RPM by Alfredo Kojima
- The Advanced
) was a tilting
high speed train developed
the 1970s and early
1980s, for use on the West Coast...
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