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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to competent:   (147 results)

Antonyms:
incompetent

Often used in the same context:
incompetent, uncorrupt, knowledgeable, trustworthy, sane, conscientious, qualified, skilled, credible, dependable, impartial, incorruptible, sagacious, likeable, personable, compellable, unqualified, skillful, numerate, knowledgable, resourceful, astute, likable, incapable, dispassionate, unfit, courteous, conversant, seasoned, compos mentis, unassertive, intelligent, inept, capable, inexperienced, articulate, disinterested, obedient, proficient, sui juris, persuasive, diligent, capacitated, talented, ipse dixit, responsive, unprejudiced, culpable, trainable, levelheaded, infallible, non compos mentis, empathetic, literate, hireable, rational, respected, principled, erudite, ablest, versed, professional, compassionate, incorrupt, skilful, appointable, attentive, problem solver, forthright, reputable, openminded, thoughtful, fallible, apolitical, irreproachable, independant, mannered, perspicacious, coolheaded, fluent, honest, employable, distractible, charismatic, reliable, answerable, gifted, honorable, approachable, untrained, perseverant, educated, farseeing, enlightened, unbiased, irresolute, eminent, abetter, supportable, pursuable, deferential, energetic, experienced, able, trained, adept, welltrained, wellinformed, concerned, salaried, abler, overworked

Appears in the definition of:
ably, aptly, capably, competently, compos mentisp, entire, hold one's own, incompetent, incompetent person, intact, judgement, judgment, judicial decision, legal age, majority, man, non compos mentisp, of sound mindp, of unsound mindp, seamanlike, seamanly, seasoned, trial, versatile, veterana, want, with competence

Synonyms:
able, adequate, capable, effective, efficient, qualified, workmanlike

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— Nouns for competent: authority, authorities, person judges, men, persons, people, teachers, jurisdiction, judge, cells, more...

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See competent used in context: 2 rhymes, 2 Shakespeare works, several books and articles.

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