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synonyms for competence

  • appropriateness
  • capability
  • capacity
  • competency
  • expertise
  • fitness
  • know-how
  • proficiency
  • qualification
  • savvy
  • skill
  • suitability
  • adequacy
  • makings
  • might
  • moxie
  • cutting it
  • cutting the mustard
  • hacking it
  • making the grade
  • qualifiedness
  • the goods
  • the right stuff
  • what it takes
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antonyms for competence

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  • ignorance
  • impotence
  • inability
  • inappropriateness
  • incompetence
  • ineptness
  • lack
  • inadequacy
  • incapability
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Once again, the invisibility from the government over this population will make Puerto Rico’s path towards cultural competence education and acceptance of the diversity its citizens harder.
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The competence of the office is a fair question, but the fraud accusation is absurd.
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They also offer a sense of mastery and competence that can give them an advantage over more passive forms of entertainment like movies or books.
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With most skills, the progression from competence to excellence comes from building upon each new lesson that you learn.
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From a humble novice, skill learners progressed to the advanced beginner stage, then on to a sort of midpoint of competence, before climbing further to proficiency, finally summiting at expertise.
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So, ultracrepidarianism is the habit of giving opinions and advice on matters outside of one’s knowledge or competence.
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Over the past year, Great Place to Work and Activated Insights surveyed 189,159 employees across nearly all 50 states to measure the workplace experience in areas such as respect, fairness, and leadership competence.
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In order to hike the Grand Canyon in a way that’s relatively safe, you should aim to reach levels of competence in those three categories.
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We’re seeing technology that claims to be able to detect people’s interior character, their competence, their feelings, being deployed to inform decision making in the classroom, who to hire and who to promote.
AI READS HUMAN EMOTIONS. SHOULD IT?TATE RYAN-MOSLEYOCTOBER 14, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Many residents lost confidence in the city clerk’s competence to run a presidential election in a crucial city for Democrats, voting rights advocates said.
IN DETROIT, CHRONIC USPS DELAYS UNDERMINE VOTERS’ CONFIDENCE IN VOTING BY MAILLISA REIN, KAYLA RUBLEOCTOBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO COMPETENCE

  • aptitude
  • capability
  • capacity
  • competence
  • competency
  • comprehension
  • dexterity
  • endowment
  • facility
  • faculty
  • intelligence
  • might
  • potentiality
  • qualification
  • resourcefulness
  • skill
  • strength
  • talent
  • understanding
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.