it was an apt comment in view of the recent behaviour of our hostshe was not without a sense of humour and could be quick with the apt remark
how apt that he should have been jailed on the anniversary of his crime!¡qué oportuno que lo hayan encerrado en el aniversario de su delito!
to be apt to do sthtener tendencia a hacer algo;tender a hacer algo
when we are tired we are apt to make mistakes
we are apt to forget that ...nos olvidamos fácilmente de que ...;tenemos tendencia or tendemos or somos propensos a olvidarnos de que ...;he's apt to be latetiene tendencia a or tiende a or suele llegar tarde;I am apt to be out on Mondayslos lunes no suelo estar;this is apt to occuresto tiene tendencia or tiende a ocurrir;hay propensión a que esto ocurra
this simple type of reasoning is apt to be unreliablejudging by appearances is apt to be misleading
the school will be allowed to select the most apt child
he has proved himself an apt pupilha demostrado ser un alumno capaz