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synonyms for incongruously

  • individually
  • negatively
  • separately
  • variously
  • abnormally
  • adversely
  • antagonistically
  • antithetically
  • asymmetrically
  • conflictingly
  • contradictorily
  • contrarily
  • contrastingly
  • contrastively
  • discordantly
  • disparately
  • dissimilarly
  • distinctively
  • divergently
  • diversely
  • hostilely
  • in a different manner
  • incompatibly
  • nonconformably
  • on the contrary
  • on the other hand
  • oppositely
  • poles apart
  • uniquely
  • unorthodoxly
  • unusually
  • vice versa

antonyms for incongruously

MOST RELEVANT
  • together
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How to use incongruously 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: PICKLEDJIM WEBSTERFEBRUARY 3, 2021WASHINGTON 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 RANKINGSCHUCK CULPEPPERDECEMBER 2, 2020WASHINGTON 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 BORDERSBY DAVID ARMSTRONGDECEMBER 1, 2020PROPUBLICA
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—JUMPCLAIRE ZILLMAN, REPORTERNOVEMBER 17, 2020FORTUNE
I’ve had a difficult time with this incongruous college football season.
CORONAVIRUS HAS HIT THE FACE OF COLLEGE FOOTBALLJERRY BREWEROCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The talk between the three of them remained incongruously upon the surface always.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
At this moment, the sound of voices and the crashing chords of a piano broke in incongruously upon their mood.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
The affairs of life and death mix themselves incongruously enough, in this confused world.
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
Instantly, a gillie incongruously in a flower-seller's dress, she was on her feet and walking a little ahead.
MUSHROOM TOWNOLIVER ONIONS
These incongruously modern structures snuggled right up under the venerable walls of the battlements.
THE GLORY OF THE COMINGIRVIN S. COBB
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