They are not only those identified by the prime minister, such as ineptness of the original police investigation.
Mortified by the consciousness of his own ineptness—or ineptitude—the fellow was simply trying to hamper and obstruct.
The other was found in the ineptness of the Ottoman government.
The inefficiency and ineptness of the Secretary of State have been a reproach to the country.
Their "lameness" and "ineptness" and "impotence" plainly arose from disinclination alone.
Under rather more difficult conditions, the Necrophorus repeats the ineptness of the Turkey.
Depending wholly upon the ear, any defect of utterance or ineptness of expression is quickly detected.
Often the ineptness, the feebleness, the insatiable cupidity and the excesses of the papacy.
He understood their longing to do something worthwhile, and their embarrassment at their ineptness.