What is the noun for incongruent?

What's the noun for incongruent? Here's the word you're looking for.

incongruity
  1. The state of being incongruous, or lacking congruence.
  2. An instance or point of disagreement; a dissimilarity; a discrepancy; an inconsistency.
  3. A thing that is incongruous.
  4. Synonyms:
  5. Examples:
    1. “It is this ontologically negating principle that sets the stage for Rabelais's comedy of evil and incongruity.”
      “Other images bask in incongruity, as when a hulking elk lounges in a wicker chaise at what might be a company picnic.”
      “This incongruity revealed a much deeper problem than inconsistency in drawing racial lines between North and South.”
incongruence
  1. a want of congruence; incongruity.
  2. Synonyms:
  3. Examples:
    1. “Motion sickness is attributed to an incongruence in the sensory input from the vestibular, visual, and somatosensory systems.”
      “But one does have to be very stupid indeed to accept both the rhetoric and substance of the present administration without any sense of the incongruence of the two.”
      “An unequal phyletic development is thus the immediate cause of incongruence.”
incongruency
incongruousness
  1. Incongruity.
  2. Synonyms:
  3. Examples:
    1. “My only criticism would be the incongruousness between references to colour plates and their placement in the book.”
      “Finally, the utter incongruousness of the Tramp's daydream to his life here or elsewhere in Chaplin's representation of him is noteworthy.”
      “On the incongruousness of a theology and Africentric social theory.”
incongruousnesses
incongruences
incongruencies
incongruities
  1. plural of incongruity
  2. Synonyms:
  3. Examples:
    1. “Guyana is a place of strange contrasts, unexpected juxtapositions, curious incongruities.”
      “Their immense and sandy diffuseness is like the prairie, or the desert, and their incongruities are like the last deliration.”
      “In the smaller courts in particular, where the painter was free to indulge his fights of fancy, anachronisms and incongruities abound.”
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Nearby Words
11-letter Words Starting With
Find Nouns
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021