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incapable

1. adjective unable to do sth2. adjective making sth impossible3. adjective temperamentally unable to do sth 4. adjective incompetent, not capable5. adjective LAW unfit to cope alone 1 adjective unable to do sthhe's incapable of caring for himself níl sé in ann aire a thabhairt dó féin, níl sé ábalta amharc ina dhiaidh féin, níl ar a chumas aire a thabhairt dó féinI was physically incapable of lifting it ní raibh mé in ann go fisiciúil é a thógáil, ní fhéadfainn go fisiciúil é a chrochadhit's not that they're incapable of change ní hé nach bhféadfaidís athrú 2 adjective making sth impossibleif their situation is incapable of being improved mura féidir a gcás a fheabhsú, mura bhfuiltear in ann a gcás a fheabhsú
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3 adjective temperamentally unable to do sth she was incapable of anger ní raibh fearg intihe was incapable of hurting a fly ní ghortódh sé cuilI'm incapable of lying níl sé ionam bréag a insint 4 adjective incompetent, not capableneamhinniúil adj2neamhchumasach adj1neamhábalta adj3 5 adjective LAW unfit to cope aloneéagumasach adj1ar éagumasa permanently incapable patient othar atá éagumasach go buanthey become mentally incapable tagann éagumas meabhrach orthuhe was drunk and incapable bhí sé ar meisce agus ar éagumas