Word of the day - Incongruous

Incongruous

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Origin
From Latin incongruus, from in- ("not") + congruus ("congruent").

Pronunciation
(RP) IPA: /ˈɪn.kɒn.ɡɹʊu.ʌs/ or IPA: /ˈɪn.kɒŋ.ɹʊu.ʌs/
(US) IPA: /ɪnˈkɑn.ɡɹu.əs/ or IPA: /ɪŋˈkɑŋ.ɡɹu.əs/


Adjective
incongruous (comparative more incongruous, superlative most incongruous)
Not similar or congruent; not matching or fitting in.  

Derived terms
incongruously
incongruousness

Related terms
incongruence
incongruent
incongruity

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