competently competently  /ˈkɑm pə tɪnt li/


  • (adv) with competence; in a competent capable manner



  • Foster Kids Get Computers; I Get an Idea

    On Thursday, Connected Tennessee , a public-private partnership to get more people competently using computers, announced they'd given laptops to 38 foster kids who either… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Nashville Scene


  1. Kerry, who spoke with the general this morning, praised the general as "a terrific soldier" but said, "I am concerned personally, the top priority is our mission in Afghanistan and our ability to proceed forward competently. It will be up the...
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: John Kerry Source: FOXNews (blog)

  2. House Democratic Speaker Nancy Pelosi said, "The resignation of Secretary Harvey over the substandard conditions at Walter Reed Army Medical Centre is further evidence of the administration's inability to competently discharge its responsibilities...
    on Mar 2, 2007 By: Nancy Pelosi Source: Swissinfo

  3. "The THINK City can overtake very competently despite its relative tiny power and that makes you feel very comfortable at the wheel," said Kevin McCloud, "it is an excellent racing vehicle and on the short runs we were doing today it just...
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Kevin McCloud Source: REVE

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