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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not having or showing enough ability, knowledge, or skill.

Usage examples (32)
  • Equal opportunity means everyone will have a fair chance at being incompetent.
  • incompetent at chess
  • An incompetent secret service
  • This is in China, where they're having a problem with what they call incompetent drivers. for more
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