What does the word incapacity mean?

Usage examples for incapacity

  1. His habit of destroying his own works, however, had nothing to do with any sense of failure or incapacity. – Since Cézanne by Clive Bell
  2. Nor could he doubt that, whether from wrong theories, incapacity, or culpable indifference, she must have taken very bad measures indeed with her young pupil. – David Elginbrod by George MacDonald
  3. Martin's smile was happily concealed by the darkness; his wife and her sister had both grown stout steadily as they grew older, but each insisted upon the other's greater magnitude and consequent incapacity for quick movement. – A Country Doctor and Selected Stories and Sketches by Sarah Orne Jewett