Composed of inherently different or distinct elements; incongruous.
"The board of the company was decidedly disparate, with no two members from the same social or economic background."
Essentially different; of different species, unlike but not opposed in pairs; also, less properly, utterly unlike; incapable of being compared; having no common genus.
Any of a group of unequal or dissimilar things.
Not similar or congruent; not matching or fitting in.
Of two numbers, with respect to a third, such that their difference can not be divided by it without a remainder.
"20 and 25 are incongruous with respect to 4."
essentially different in kind; not able to be compared
"they inhabit disparate worlds of thought"
containing elements very different from one another
"a culturally disparate country"
things so unlike that there is no basis for comparison.
Unequal; dissimilar; separate.
Pertaining to two coördinate species or divisions.
Not congruous; reciprocally disagreeing; not capable of harmonizing or readily assimilating; inharmonious; inappropriate; unsuitable; not fitting; inconsistent; improper; as, an incongruous remark; incongruous behavior, action, dress, etc.
fundamentally different or distinct in quality or kind;
"such disparate attractions as grand opera and game fishing"
including markedly dissimilar elements;
"a disparate aggregate of creeds and songs and prayers"
lacking in harmony or compatibility or appropriateness;
"a plan incongruous with reason"
"a joke that was incongruous with polite conversation"