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Origin of incongruous
SYNONYMS FOR incongruous
synonym study for incongruous
OTHER WORDS FROM incongruousin·con·gru·ous·ly, adverbin·con·gru·ous·ness, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH incongruousincongruous , incongruent
Example sentences from the Web for incongruous
Incongruously, the sound system in the restaurant serenades diners with classical music.Become a Fried Seafood Believer at South Beach Market|Jane & Michael Stern|April 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
All of which makes Julie Chen an incongruously wonderful, androidesque host for the show.
And the incongruously bright, cheerful Haitian sky surely is a winning backdrop.
That raven-black hair was streaked with grey and longer than ever, which gave him an incongruously devout appearance.Alone|Norman Douglas
He was deep-chested and thick of neck, but his legs were straight and incongruously slender in comparison with his shoulders.The Red Debt|Everett MacDonald
Incongruously blended with the Yiddish were elementary American expressions—the first the immigrants would pick up.Ghetto Comedies|Israel Zangwill
Saddles and spinning-wheels, an ox-yoke and trace-chains, reels and wash-tubs, were incongruously pushed together in the corners.His "Day In Court"|Charles Egbert Craddock (AKA Mary Noailles Murfree)
The centre of this once formidable military position is now incongruously occupied by a farm-house.Somerset|G.W. Wade and J.H. Wade