Competent: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Synonyms Antonyms
competent 7 Properly or sufficiently qualified or capable or efficient a competent typist Adjective able, effective, workmanlike incompetent
competent 3 Adequate for the purpose a competent performance Adjective adequate No Data
competent 0 Legally qualified or sufficient a competent court, competent testimony Adjective No Data incompetent
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How many meanings does the word "Competent" have?

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The word "Competent" has 3 meanings. The most frequent meaning is competent.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Competent"?

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The word "Competent" has no hyponyms.

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Is the word "Competent" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Competent" has a maximum frequency of 7.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Competent"?

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The word "Competent" has 4 synonyms which are: able, effective, workmanlike, adequate.

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