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mismatch

[ mis-mach; for 2 also mis-mach ]SEE DEFINITION OF mismatch

Synonyms for mismatch

  • discrepancy
  • imbalance
  • disproportion
  • dissimilarity
  • divergence
  • divergency
  • diverseness
  • incongruity
  • inequality
  • unevenness
  • dissemblance
  • imparity
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Antonyms for mismatch

  • balance
  • equality
  • evenness
  • sameness
  • similarity
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MISMATCH

It is hardly necessary to explain that a mismatch—of a young and an old person—is the usual pretext for a charivari.

On the other hand, a mismatch will clear the suspect completely and the detective will know to look elsewhere for the criminal.

WORD ORIGIN

1590s, from mis- (1) + match (v.). Related: Mismatched; mismatching.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR MISMATCH

clash

verbdo not match
  • be dissimilar
  • conflict
  • contrast
  • differ
  • disaccord
  • discord
  • disharmonize
  • mismatch
  • not go with
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