English Synonyms and Antonyms
incompetent, incompetent personadjective
someone who is not competent to take effective action
legally not qualified or sufficient
"a wife is usually considered unqualified to testify against her husband"; "incompetent witnesses"
not qualified or suited for a purpose
"an incompetent secret service"; "the filming was hopeless incompetent"
bungling, clumsy, fumbling, incompetentadjective
showing lack of skill or aptitude
"a bungling workman"; "did a clumsy job"; "his fumbling attempt to put up a shelf"
butterfingered, handless, ill-chosen, fumbling, clumsy, heavy-handed, unqualified, awkward, cumbersome, ungainly, bunglesome, unequal to(p), unskilled, bumbling, ham-handed, unwieldy, ham-fisted, clunky, inapt, inept, bungling, incapable, gawky, left-handed
not doing a good job
"incompetent at chess"
incapable, incompetent, unequal to(p)adjective
not meeting requirements
"unequal to the demands put upon him"
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75% to 90% of American trial lawyers are incompetent, dishonest, or both.
Anyone can't get a test around the country. Granted, more tests are coming forward, but look, this needless complacency that The President has engaged in from the very beginning, the President knew about this crisis all the way back in January and February. The President's been incompetent the way in which The President responded to it.
We of course do not want to block customers from running legitimate programs on their computers [ but ] it can be difficult to separate incompetent from attempts to deceive, it’s not untypical for these programs to find [ many ] ‘ errors ’ or ‘ issues ’ that are actually quite trivial.
Democracy: The substitution of election by the incompetent many for appointment by the corrupt few.
What he doesn't want is me to get any of the trust money later on, since I'm not your wife because you were incompetent at the time, OK, that means they are the only ones who can make your decisions.
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