Synonyms of competence in English:

competence


See definition of competence

noun

1‘this area of research is beyond my technical competence’

SYNONYMS

capability, ability, competency, capacity, proficiency, accomplishment, adeptness, adroitness, knowledge, expertise, expertness, skill, skilfulness, prowess, mastery, resources, faculties, facilities, talent, bent, aptitude, artistry, virtuosity

informal savvy, know-how

ANTONYMS

incompetence

2‘doubts arose over the competence of the system’

SYNONYMS

adequacy, appropriateness, suitability, fitness

effectiveness, efficacy, productiveness

value, worth, merit

ANTONYMS

inadequacy

3‘these matters fall within the competence of the church courts’

SYNONYMS

authority, power, control, jurisdiction, ambit, scope, remit