noun (plural incongruities)[mass noun]
The state of being incongruous; incompatibility: the incongruity of his fleshy face and skinny body disturbed her [count noun]: the movie presents numerous incongruities and reversals
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- Guyana is a place of strange contrasts, unexpected juxtapositions, curious incongruities.
- Streets that seem like collages brought to life, full of strange incongruities that could only seem natural in the sedatory stillness of the suburb.
- The sheer oddness of the way the place functioned, the incongruity between functioning and pretension.
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