incongruity

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French incongruité, from Medieval Latin incongruitas

Noun[edit]

incongruity (plural incongruities)

  1. The state of being incongruous, or lacking congruence.
  2. An instance or point of disagreement; a dissimilarity; a discrepancy; an inconsistency.
  3. A thing that is incongruous.

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