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Synonyms for incongruity
ˌɪn kənˈgru ɪ ti, -kəŋ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. incongruity, incongruousnessnoun

    the quality of disagreeing; being unsuitable and inappropriate

    Synonyms:
    incongruousness

    Antonyms:
    congruousness, congruence, congruity

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. incongruitynoun

    Synonyms:
    unsuitableness, inconsistency, impropriety, inappropriateness, discrepancy, incompatibility, incoherence, absurdity

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  1. List of paraphrases for "incongruity":

    inconsistency

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How to use incongruity in a sentence?

  1. Pope Francis:

    Young people are scandalized by the hypocrisy of older people, they are scandalized by war. They are scandalized by incongruity, they are scandalized by corruption, and as part of this corruption... sexual abuse.

  2. Paul Billings:

    There is an incongruity of the EPA's positions, on one hand praising the success of the Clean Air Act in improving air quality while on another day calling the law a job killer.

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