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Definition of aptness:

  1. Disposition of the mind; propensity; as, the aptness of men to follow example.
  2. Fitness; suitableness; appropriateness; as, the aptness of things to their end.
  3. Proneness; tendency; as, the aptness of iron to rust.
  4. Quickness of apprehension; readiness in learning; docility; as, an aptness to learn is more observable in some children than in others.

Synonyms:

way, felicitousness, propensity, gift, genius, flair, properness, faculty, head, happiness, fittingness, appositeness, knack, suitableness, talent, approach, instinct, turn, rightness, seemliness, ability, aptitude.

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