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mis·match

 (mĭs′măch′, mĭs-măch′)
n.
An unsuitable match or a lack of correspondence.
tr.v. (mĭs-măch′) mis·matched, mis·match·ing, mis·match·es
To match unsuitably or badly.

mismatched

(mɪsˈmætʃt)
adj
not going well together; unsuitable together
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.mismatched - either not matched or unsuitably matchedmismatched - either not matched or unsuitably matched
incompatible - not compatible; "incompatible personalities"; "incompatible colors"
matched - going well together; possessing harmonizing qualities
2.mismatched - (of a contest or contestants) not fairly matched as opponentsmismatched - (of a contest or contestants) not fairly matched as opponents; "vaudeville...waged an uneven battle against the church"
unequal - poorly balanced or matched in quantity or value or measure

mismatched

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