Spanish translation of 'competence'
- (= ability)
⇒ her competence as a nurse
su competencia or capacidad como enfermera
⇒ he has achieved a certain level of competence in reading
ha conseguido un cierto nivel de competencia en la lectura
- (= jurisdiction)
⇒ that is not within my competence
eso está fuera de mi competencia,
eso no me compete
Example Sentences Including 'competence'
He was tall, broad-shouldered but slim, and he went about his task with easy competence and without fuss while he chatted to Kemp.A Worm of Doubt
Yet he gave off an aura not of suspiciousness but of quiet competence.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
His mother lived at Bargate and looked after things for him with quiet competence.Dare Call It Treason
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Translation of competence from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary