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com·pe·tent

 (kŏm′pĭ-tənt)
adj.
1. Properly or sufficiently qualified; capable: a competent typist.
2. Adequate for the purpose: a competent performance.
3. Law Legally qualified or fit to perform an act.

[Middle English, adequate, from Old French, from Latin competēns, competent-, present participle of competere, to be suitable; see compete.]

com′pe·tent·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.competently - with competence; in a competent capable manner; "they worked competently"
displaying incompetence, incompetently - in an incompetent manner; "he did the job rather incompetently"
Translations
بِكَفاءَه، بِجَدارَه، بِأَهْلِيَّه
schopně
dygtigtkompetent
hozzáértõen
kunnáttusamlega, fagmannlega
kvalifikovane
ustalıkla

competently

[ˈkɒmpɪtəntlɪ] ADV [handle, perform, play] → competentemente, de forma muy competente

competently

[ˈkɒmpɪtəntli] adv (= satisfactorily) → de façon satisfaisante
to perform competently → faire preuve de compétence

competently

competently

[ˈkɒmpɪtəntlɪ] advcon competenza

competent

(ˈkompətənt) adjective
capable; skilled. a competent pianist; competent to drive a car.
ˈcompetence noun
ˈcompetently adverb
References in classic literature ?
One is quite justified in inferring that whatever one of these laws or customs was lacking in that remote time, its place was competently filled by a worse one.
I revered our theology, and aspired as much as any one to reach heaven: but being given assuredly to understand that the way is not less open to the most ignorant than to the most learned, and that the revealed truths which lead to heaven are above our comprehension, I did not presume to subject them to the impotency of my reason; and I thought that in order competently to undertake their examination, there was need of some special help from heaven, and of being more than man.
Were the interests and affairs of each individual State perfectly simple and uniform, a knowledge of them in one part would involve a knowledge of them in every other, and the whole State might be competently represented by a single member taken from any part of it.
She did all that she had to do very competently, but seemed to feel no need of conversation; yet there was nothing unsociable in her.
He thought all this quickly, clearly, competently, like a seaman, and in the end remained puzzled.
No doubt the fact that none of these projects was by an African--indeed, that there was almost no work at the festival by Third World citizens--confirmed the curators' notion of unpluggedness, but it struck a clanging note on the hopeful globalist ear; and works such as Carnivore, 2001, by the collective Radical Software Group, and They Rule, 2001, by Josh On and Future-farmers, logged in as merely competently designed, predictably cautionary tales of the six degrees of separation between powerful networks and corporate kings.
THE alleged rape of a woman soldier should be thoroughly and competently investigated.
The story is subtle and sexy, competently played out by all concerned.
Trice competently explores the way one set of circumstances can impact a group of individuals' lives in such completely different ways.
Against globalization (meaning that the world moves closer to becoming a homogenous whole), the Pontiff stressed the importance of the principles of subsidiarity, which means that a community of a higher order should not interfere with the work of a community of a lower order as long as this work is done competently.
The other two sections--Strange Humors, a duet by Jim Riley and Melinda Abi-Nader, and Takademe, by Rebecca Kosinski--were competently danced but were choreographically less convincing.
However, the ABV requires "substantial experience" in only 10 valuation assignments and does not require a review of a candidate's valuation reports in the accreditation process to ensure he or she is competently prepared.