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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: incompetent(0.00885 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to incompetent.
English → Indonesian (quick)
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English → English (WordNet)
n : someone who is not competent to take effective action [syn:
adj 1: not qualified or suited for a purpose; “an incompetent
secret service”; “the filming was hopeless
incompetent” [ant: competent]
2: showing lack of skill or aptitude; “a bungling workman”;
“did a clumsy job”; “his fumbling attempt to put up a
shelf” [syn: bungling, clumsy, fumbling]
3: not doing a good job; “incompetent at chess” [syn: unskilled]
4: not meeting requirements; “unequal to the demands put upon
him” [syn: incapable, unequal to(p)]
English → English (gcide)
Incompetent \In*com"pe*tent\, a. [L. incompetens: cf. F.
incomp['e]tent. See In- not, and Competent.]
1. Not competent; wanting in adequate strength, power,
capacity, means, qualifications, or the like; incapable;
unable; inadequate; unfit.
Incompetent to perform the duties of the place.
2. (Law) Wanting the legal or constitutional qualifications;
inadmissible; as, a person professedly wanting in
religious belief is an incompetent witness in a court of
law or equity; incompetent evidence; a mentally defective
person is incompetent to care for himself and requires a
[1913 Webster +PJC]
Richard III. had a resolution, out of hatred to his
brethren, to disable their issues, upon false and
incompetent pretexts, the one of attainder, the
other of illegitimation. --Bacon.
3. Not lying within one's competency, capacity, or authorized
power; not permissible.
Syn: Incapable; unable; inadequate; insufficient;
inefficient; disqualified; unfit; improper.
Usage: Incompetent, Incapable. Incompetent is a relative
term, denoting a lack of the requisite qualifications
for performing a given act, service, etc.; incapable
is absolute in its meaning, denoting lack of power,
either natural or moral. We speak of a man as
incompetent to a certain task, of an incompetent
judge, etc. We say of an idiot that he is incapable of
learning to read; and of a man distinguished for his
honor, that he is incapable of a mean action.