Meaning of “apt” in the English Dictionary

"apt" in British English

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uk /æpt/ us /æpt/
adverb uk /ˈæ us /ˈæ

We spent a week at the aptly named Grand View Hotel.
noun [ U ] uk /ˈæpt.nəs/ us /ˈæpt.nəs/

the aptness of his comment
old-fashioned formal an aptness for/at drawing

(Definition of “apt” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"apt" in American English

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us /æpt/

apt adjective (CORRECT)

correct or right for a particular situation:

Chris’s apt comments summed up our opinions.

apt adjective (LIKELY)

[ + to infinitive ] likely:

This old roof is apt to leak when it rains.
adverb us /ˈæpt·li/

He was very tall and was aptly called "Stretch."

abbreviation for apartment

(Definition of “apt” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)