HyperDic: incompetence

English > 2 senses of the word incompetence:
NOUNattributeincompetence, incompetencylack of physical or intellectual ability or qualifications
stateincompetenceinability of a part or organ to function properly
incompetence > pronunciation
Soundsihnkaa'mpahtahns
Rhymesabeyance ... virulence: 273 rhymes with ahns...
English > incompetence: 2 senses > noun 1, attribute
Meaninglack of physical or intellectual ability or qualifications.
Synonymincompetency
Broaderinability, unfitnesslacking the power to perform
Oppositecompetence, competencyThe quality of being adequately or well qualified physically and intellectually
Spanishincapacidad, incompetencia, inhabilidad
Catalanincapacitat, incompetència, inhabilitat
Adjectivesincompetentnot qualified or suited for a purpose
incompetentnot doing a good job
incompetentnot meeting requirements
incompetentshowing lack of skill or aptitude
English > incompetence: 2 senses > noun 2, state
Meaninginability of a part or organ to function properly.
Narrowerhypogonadismincompetence of the gonads (especially in the male with low testosterone)
valvular incompetenceinability of a bodily valve to close completely
BroaderdiseaseAn impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning
Spanishincompetencia

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