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Incongruity vs. Incongruous

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Incongruitynoun

The state of being incongruous, or lacking congruence.

Incongruousadjective

Not similar or congruent; not matching or fitting in.

Incongruitynoun

An instance or point of disagreement

Incongruousadjective

(math) 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.’;

Incongruitynoun

A thing that is incongruous.

Incongruousadjective

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.

‘Incongruous denotes that kind of absence of harmony or suitableness of which the taste and experience of men takes cognizance.’;

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Incongruitynoun

The quality or state of being incongruous; lack of congruity; unsuitableness; inconsistency; impropriety.

‘The fathers make use of this acknowledgment of the incongruity of images to the Deity, from thence to prove the incongruity of the worship of them.’;

Incongruousadjective

lacking in harmony or compatibility or appropriateness;

‘a plan incongruous with reason’; ‘incongruous behavior’; ‘a joke that was incongruous with polite conversation’;

Incongruitynoun

Disagreement of parts; lack of symmetry or of harmony.

Incongruitynoun

That which is incongruous; lack of congruity.

Incongruitynoun

the quality of disagreeing; being unsuitable and inappropriate

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