incompetently
adverb see incompetent

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Incompetently — In*com pe*tent*ly, adv. In an competent manner; inadequately; unsuitably. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • incompetently — incompetent in‧com‧pe‧tent [ɪnˈkɒmptənt ǁ ˈkɑːm ] adjective not having the skill or ability to do a job properly: • Those who are conspicuously incompetent get the sack. incompetence noun [uncountable] : • He was accused of medical incompetence …   Financial and business terms

  • incompetently — incompetent ► ADJECTIVE 1) not sufficiently skilful to do something successfully. 2) Law not qualified to act in a particular capacity. ► NOUN ▪ an incompetent person. DERIVATIVES incompetence noun incompetency noun incompetently adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • incompetently — adverb in an incompetent manner he did the job rather incompetently • Syn: ↑displaying incompetence • Ant: ↑competently • Derived from adjective: ↑incompetent …   Useful english dictionary

  • incompetently — See incompetent. * * * …   Universalium

  • incompetently — adverb In an incompetent manner …   Wiktionary

  • incompetently — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. poorly, ineptly, clumsily; see awkwardly , badly 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • incompetently — adv. inadequately, ineffectively, incapably …   English contemporary dictionary

  • incompetently — in·competently …   English syllables

  • incompetently — See: incompetent …   English dictionary

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