lacking in harmony or compatibility or appropriateness
"a plan incongruous with reason"; "incongruous behavior"; "a joke that was incongruous with polite conversation"
Not similar or congruent; not matching or fitting in.
Origin: From incongruus, from in- + .
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
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
in-kong′grōō-us, adj. inconsistent: not fitting well together, disjointed: unsuitable—also Incon′gruent.—ns. Incongru′ity, Incon′gruousness.—adv. Incon′gruously.
The numerical value of incongruous in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of incongruous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
His obsession and insistence on the same policy and style are incongruous with the course toward a united and democratic Europe.
I conclude that the disputed trades were incongruous and exceptional trades. They were unsuitable for the LIA and I can find no investment rationale for them.
It’s weird because doesn’t that seem incongruous, that it’s the number two cancer death? People don’t discover it until it’s really, really late and they aren’t getting screened.
Mr. Schaeuble is the main supporter of failed policies in Greece and in Europe, his obsession and insistence on the same policy and style are incongruous with the course toward a united and democratic Europe.
I have suffered a great deal from writers who have quoted this or that sentence of mine either out of its context or in juxtaposition to some incongruous matter which quite distorted my meaning , or destroyed it altogether.
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