competently, aptly, ably, capably(adverb)
with competence; in a competent capable manner
"they worked competently"
In a competent manner.
Origin: competent + -ly
in a competent manner; adequately; suitably
The numerical value of competently in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of competently in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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Part of the inhumanity of the computer is that, once it is competently programmed and working smoothly, it is completely honest.
Meteorological factors certainly play an important role in determining the global range of the virus-transmitting Aedes (aegypti species of) mosquitoes and how competently they can transmit a virus.
Technology will on occasion fail. If and when that occurs, we need to ensure we can mask the impact on customers and recover as quickly and effectively as possible. It is important that it is handled well and competently.
In this time of uncertainty surrounding soccer's world governing body FIFA, it is clear that what is needed, more urgently than ever, is a firm hand to run the world body competently and with a determination to conduct its affairs professionally and with maximum transparency.
It felt selfish to be taking them to an event that a) they were not terribly interested in attending, b) has an elevated risk associated with it and c) they have no say in, while the risk of something terrible happening is probably very slim, I don’t know how you reconcile that if something does go sideways. Better the one true fan [ my husband ] attend on his own. He's an adult who can competently assess the risk.
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