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Competence

Pronunciation of Competence
/kˈɒmpɪtəns/, /kˈɒmpɪtəns/, /k_ˈɒ_m_p_ɪ_t_ə_n_s/

Antonyms for competence:

inability, impotence, incapability, incompetence, inadequacy.

Synonyms for competence:

Sense 1

high gear, wizardry, equipment, gift, repertoire, trick, form, armory, resource, sense, professionalism, the wherewithal, workmanship, accuracy, acrobatics, forte, functioning, accomplishment, prowess, core competence, finesse, polish, virtuosity, bent, hand-eye coordination, style, street smarts, efficiency, showmanship, artistry, instinct.

Sense 2

capacity, subsistence, wealth, qualification, touch, It, class, ease.

Sense 3

mandate.

Sense 4

faculty.

appropriateness

fitness.

capacity

what it takes, adequacy.

talent

propensity.

Other synonyms and related words:

forte, capacity, showmanship, finesse, armory, artistry, virtuosity, fitness, wealth, means, accomplishment, accuracy, gift, competency, mandate, workmanship, polish, prowess, It, ease, efficiency, touch, style, adequacy, ability, wizardry, propensity, qualification, resource, trick, professionalism, faculty, capableness, subsistence, sense.

Sense 1 (noun)

prowess, subsistence, gift.

Sense 2 (noun)

faculty, capacity.

Sense 3 (noun)

mandate.

ability (noun)

fitness, competency, capability, what it takes, capacity, know-how, skill, expertise, qualification, might, adequacy, proficiency.

attribute (noun)

competency.

competence (noun)

competency.

efficacy (noun)

capableness.

experience (noun)

savoir-faire, practice, wit, sophistication, wisdom, background.

knowledge (noun)

expertise.

power (noun)

grasp, energy, command, vigor, control, might, strength, force, puissance, potency, authority, power.

qualification (noun)

fitness.

skill (noun)

deftness, craft, cunning, genius, dexterity, experience, flair, adroitness, proficiency, artfulness, knack, aptitude, capability, ability, facility, mastery, talent, know-how, skill, technique, adeptness, acuity, expertise.

means (verb)

savings.

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