What is the opposite of mastery?

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Opposite of the state of being an expert or master of something
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Opposite of control or superiority over someone or something
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Opposite of a condition or circumstance that puts one in a favorable or superior position
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Opposite of the power or right to give orders, make decisions, and enforce obedience
“Their powerlessness to control the raging protests across the country will result in small scale confrontations with police.”
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Opposite of the ability to use or control something
“There are cries of how lawyers and others have allegedly connived in the misapplication of justice.”
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Opposite of knowledge acquired through study, experience, or being taught
“It is ok to admit ignorance as long as you are willing to seek the truth.”
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Opposite of domination, influence, or authority over another, especially by one political group over a society or by one nation over others
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Opposite of a great victory or achievement
“After a promising start to the season, the loss now sees them in danger of not playing finals for the third straight season.”
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Opposite of control of or dominion over an area or people
“Fundamentally, the subordination of the oppressed nations to the major powers is rooted in economic relations.”
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Opposite of a technical skill, not one that is interpersonal
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Opposite of the fact or condition of being common, prevalent, or in the majority
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(someone's clutches) Opposite of a person's power or control, especially when regarded as inescapable
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Opposite of a position of superiority or dominance
“In spite of young Kano's academic superiority he was relegated to a subordinate position, because of his physical inferiority.”
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Opposite of the fact of having great skill or knowledge in a given field
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Opposite of the more favorable condition or position in a contest
“I was able to work him over for a victory because his greatest disadvantage was his speed.”
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