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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
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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.
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In both cases, he will serve the national interest competently," he said.