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Synonyms of competent in English:


  • 1 a competent carpenter
    good, excellent
    informal great, mean, wicked, nifty, ace
  • 2 she spoke competent French
    [Antonyms] inadequate
  • 3 the court was not competent to hear the case
    fit, suitable, suited, appropriate;
    qualified, empowered, authorized
    [Antonyms] unfit
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