incompetent person


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Noun1.incompetent person - someone who is not competent to take effective actionincompetent person - someone who is not competent to take effective action
unskilled person - a person who lacks technical training
blunderer, botcher, bumbler, bungler, fuckup, fumbler, sad sack, stumbler, butcher - someone who makes mistakes because of incompetence
slouch - an incompetent person; usually used in negative constructions; "he's no slouch when it comes to baseball"
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Maryam criticised Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan by claiming that the lawmaker is such of an incompetent person that he couldn't score a goal even when PML-N's goalkeeper was removed.
The learned judge while expressing displeasure over reply of the interior secretary remarked legislation is enacted within a day to protect an incompetent person then why government is using dirty tactics on the issue of removal of blasphemous content from social media.
The judge while expressing displeasure over the reply by the interior secretary remarked that if legislation is enacted within a day to protect an incompetent person, why is the government using dirty tactics on the issue of removal of blasphemous content from social media.
The resolution, the resolution said that Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is a poor province, but still an incompetent person, Akbar Ayub was appointed as head of PEDO, a subordinate organization of the Energy and Power Department of it.
Can an incompetent person lead the modernization of the Armed Forces, the police and even the fire bureau?
The issue of proper consent to this treatment by an agent acting under a healthcare proxy or guardian of the person, if in place, for an incompetent person also has been raised.
Allowing the incompetent person the ability to participate in decision-making is one right on which the majority of the states agree.
Numerous court decisions have held that an incompetent person has a "fundamental right" to reject treatment that surrogates must be permitted to exercise supposedly on their behalf.
But Haji Mohammad said the district chief was an incompetent person and called for his immediate sacking.
Under the Florida Rules of Civil Procedure, the court has the obligation to either appoint a representative (15) for a minor or incompetent person not otherwise represented in an action or make an order as it deems proper for the protection of the minor or incompetent person.
If you are close to the rulers, you will get an appointment, and they are doing all that recklessly, without even thinking they will suffer form the appointment of an incompetent person.
He said: "It is a dreadful and careless mistake made by an incompetent person not able to drive.