incompetent


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totally incapable of doing a job

lacking the qualities, as efficiency or skill, required to produce desired results

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someone who is not competent to take effective action

legally not qualified or sufficient

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not qualified or suited for a purpose

showing lack of skill or aptitude

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not doing a good job

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not meeting requirements

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That is, a person is sued and then defends the suit claiming that he or she was incompetent to enter into the transaction.
An analysis of age and sex was performed on the 13 competent and four incompetent residents who did not want to participate.
Means and standard deviations for males and females on the Motive to Avoid Success and Fear of Appearing Incompetent Scale are presented in Table 1.
He or she merely acts as a conduit for delivering property to the trust when the client is deemed incompetent.
Petrochemical development projects will not be delayed for incompetent investors," he said.
However, the sheriff added: "I agree that the Crown were incompetent.
Mark Drakeford, the Health Minister, should have spent his time ensuring that effective management training is provided within the Health Boards instead of handing over the ambulance service to their current incompetent management.
We will not accept apology of advocate general Punjab unless action is taken against these incompetent people".
In the opening paragraph of his letter he says the government have been incompetent in their tendering of a rail contract, and goes on to say the railways should be renationalised, thereby run by the same government he has just called incompetent.
Outside, the SNP leader Alex Salmond attacks a "bunch of incompetent Lord Snootys".
AT last it would appear the Government is addressing the issue of incompetent teachers.
Post March 18) Apparently Kraft are so incompetent that despite launching a multi-billion pound deal for Cadbury, they failed to notice that Cadbury had a 'secret' plan to invest pounds 100million in Poland.
New Delhi, Dec 12: Chief Justice of India K G Balakrishnan has recommended retirement from service of any judicial officer who is unfit, ineffective, incompetent or has doubtful integrity.
Bearing in mind the serious nature of shameful incompetent blunders certain Government and metropolitan police departments have made recently, the initiative is ill-timed and these vests of shame bearing the word "incompetent" would also be appropriate on those responsible.
In fact the recent expenses scandal, Northern Rock fiasco and 10p tax debacle clearly shows how incompetent the Government is.