OTHER WORDS FOR incongruous
Origin of incongruous
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OTHER WORDS FROM incongruousin·con·gru·ous·ly, adverbin·con·gru·ous·ness, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH incongruousincongruous , incongruent
How to use incongruous in a sentence
In this season of professions of love, I offer mine in a way that may seem incongruous to the sentiment.This cauliflower hater likes the vegetable one way only: Pickled|Jim Webster|February 3, 2021|Washington Post
That’s even after the 13-member selection committee spent its usual two-day huddle in a North Texas hotel meeting room running the incongruous numbers of a misshapen season.Alabama, Notre Dame, Clemson and Ohio State stay at top of College Football Playoff rankings|Chuck Culpepper|December 2, 2020|Washington Post
The incongruous approaches and the lack of national standards have created confusion, conflict and a muddled public health message, likely hampering efforts to stop the spread of the virus.States With Few Coronavirus Restrictions Are Spreading the Virus Beyond Their Borders|by David Armstrong|December 1, 2020|ProPublica
Fixed working hours and face-time expectations can be incongruous with the demands of their daily lives, so much so that such rigidity can drive women from the work force.Zurich added 6 words to job listings and saw women’s share of applications—and hires—jump|Claire Zillman, reporter|November 17, 2020|Fortune
I’ve had a difficult time with this incongruous college football season.
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.
The talk between the three of them remained incongruously upon the surface always.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
At this moment, the sound of voices and the crashing chords of a piano broke in incongruously upon their mood.The Woman Gives|Owen Johnson
The affairs of life and death mix themselves incongruously enough, in this confused world.The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
Instantly, a gillie incongruously in a flower-seller's dress, she was on her feet and walking a little ahead.Mushroom Town|Oliver Onions
These incongruously modern structures snuggled right up under the venerable walls of the battlements.The Glory of The Coming|Irvin S. Cobb