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inept
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Franny and Zooey
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  • He made an inept and rather violent attempt to cross over to Franny’s collarbone.
  • She opened the matchbox compartment successfully, but one inept scratch of a match sent the box to the floor.
  • Sometimes it was hell to conceal her impatience over the male of the species’ general ineptness, and Lane’s in particular.

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  • an inept remark
  • inept handling of the account

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