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Synonyms for incompetencyin·com·pe·ten·cy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. incompetence, incompetencynoun

    lack of physical or intellectual ability or qualifications

    Synonyms:
    incompetence

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. incompetencynoun

    Synonyms:
    incapacity, inability

  2. incompetencynoun

    Synonyms:
    insufficiency, inadequacy

  3. incompetencynoun

    Synonyms:
    disqualification, unfitness

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. incompetency

    Synonyms:
    Incompetence

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How to use incompetency in a sentence?

  1. Scott Schieman:

    Higher levels of authority come with a lot more interpersonal baggage, such as supervising people or deciding whether they get promotions, with that type of responsibility, you start to take things like incompetency and people not doing their jobs more personally, and it bothers you more.

  2. Rebecca Woodman:

    Though he has long accepted responsibility for his crime, he no longer has a rational understanding of why the government plans to execute him, by staying Wes's execution, the court's action signals the importance of allowing Wesley Ira Purkey to present the extensive, available medical evidence demonstrating Wesley Ira Purkey incompetency to be executed.

  3. Joan Rivers:

    What ultimately guided me was my unwavering belief that no family should ever have to go through what my mother, Cooper and I have been through, the level of medical mismanagement, incompetency, disrespect and outrageous behavior is shocking and frankly, almost incomprehensible.

  4. Joan Rivers:

    The level of medical mismanagement, incompetency, disrespect and outrageous behavior is shocking and frankly, almost incomprehensible.

  5. Lee Iacocca:

    Incompetency begets incompetency. The last thing a guy who isn't sure of himself wants is a guy backing him up who is sure of himself.

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