One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘this is an apt place to celebrate the end of a great walk’
suitable, fitting, appropriate, befitting, relevant, felicitous, congruous, fit, applicable, judicious, apposite, apropos, to the purpose, to the point
perfect, ideal, right, just right, made to order, tailor-made
convenient, expedient, useful, timely
informal spot on
2‘men left to themselves are apt to get a mite slipshod about meals’
inclined, given, likely, liable, disposed, predisposed, prone, ready, tending, subject, of a mind, capable
3‘an apt pupil’
clever, quick, bright, sharp, quick to learn, smart, intelligent
able, gifted, talented, adept, proficient, competent, astute
North American informal whip-smart
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