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incompetent

adjective
 
 
/ɪnˈkɒmpɪtənt/
lacking the skills or knowledge to do a job or perform an action correctly or to a satisfactory standard: Her performance was deemed grossly incompetent, so she was fired. utterly/completely/hopelessly incompetent Incompetent handling of the contract left us exposed for millions in unexpected insurance obligations.
incompetently adverb
Translations of “incompetent”
in Korean 무능한…
in Arabic عاجِز, غَير كُفء…
in French incompétent…
in Turkish yetersiz, ehliyetsiz, beceriksiz…
in Italian incompetente, incapace…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無能力的, 不勝任的…
in Russian некомпетентный, несведущий…
in Polish niekompetentny…
in Spanish incompetente…
in Portuguese incompetente, inábil, incapaz…
in German unzulänglich…
in Catalan incompetent…
in Japanese 無能な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无能力的, 不胜任的…
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