Example sentences for: incompetent

How can you use “incompetent” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The paper calls the hearings "unprecedented" and includes details from witness accounts of being hounded by overzealous and incompetent agents.

  • When the balloonist yells perfectly reasonable instructions to his would-be helpers in the field, they all ignore him because he appears incompetent.

  • And as their study showed, when incompetent people are given a chance to wise up a bit, they do acquire some retrospective understanding of their limitations.

  • Television has recently begun to inundate these incompetent but lovable little islands, embarrassing colonial deposits now handed over to sink or swim in independence.

  • Independent films, no matter how incompetent, are thought to be well-meaning.

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