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1. Lacking in harmony; incompatible: a joke that was incongruous with polite conversation.
2. Not in agreement, as with principles; inconsistent: a plan incongruous with reason.
3. Not in keeping with what is correct, proper, or logical; inappropriate: incongruous behavior.
[From Latin incongruus : in-, not; see in-1 + congruus, congruous; see congruous.]
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|Adv.||1.||incongruously - in an incongruous manner; "his shirttails stuck out from his tuxedo pants somewhat incongruously"|
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incongruously[ɪnˈkɒŋgrʊəslɪ] ADV (gen) → de manera incongruente; [dressed] → inapropiadamente
he wore old jeans, with incongruously smart shoes → llevaba unos vaqueros viejos con unos zapatos muy elegantes, lo que resultaba inapropiado
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adv → unpassend
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incongruously[ɪnˈkɒŋgrʊəslɪ] adv → assurdamente
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