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Synonyms and Antonyms of inexpertness

  1. a lack of the level of skill associated with an expert or professional <the inexpertness of the plasterwork is painfully obvious to all who visit that historic house> Synonyms amateurism, dilettantism, amateurishnessRelated Words inexperience, unpreparedness; clumsiness, crudeness, ham-handedness, heavy-handedness; inability, inaptitude, incompetence, incompetency, unskillfulnessNear Antonyms finish, polish; ability, adeptness, competence, proficiency, skill, skillfulness, talent, virtuosityAntonyms expertness, masterfulness, masterliness, professionalism

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