Advanced and Proficiency Vocabulary for Exams(e.g.GRE, Banks, Civil Services, SAT / LSAT). For IELTS/TOEFL, and everyday spoken vocabulary, go to our Spoken Vocabulary Database.
Something ‘apt’ is typically a remark, name, description, or choice that is appropriate for a particular situation or in the present circumstances. An apt person is somebody considered fitting or qualified for a particular role.
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|Synonyms||fitting, relevant, pertinent,|
|Antonyms||improper, unseemly, inapplicable,|
The editorial in today’s paper gave an apt description of the current situation. It really summed things up.
The town I passed through was a dull, grey place that was aptly named ‘Blandstown’.
Henry will be retiring this year, so I could appreciate the aptness of giving him the keynote speech at the annual conference.