Incongruity

Antonyms of INCONGRUITY

Examples of usage:

  1. He neither could nor would believe she knew more of this matter than any other disinterested person in town, and yet there had certainly been something in her bearing upon the scene of tragedy, that suggested a personal interest in the affair; nor could he deny that he himself had been struck by the incongruity of her behavior long before it attracted the attention of others. "Hand and Ring" by Anna Katharine Green
  2. The incongruity of that sun- hat in a place where no sun had ever come made me laugh, and as the match went out I regretted that I had forgotten to look at his face to ascertain whether he was still wearing his smoked spectacles. "Queen Sheba's Ring" by H. Rider Haggard
  3. I could not but smile at the incongruity of its name. "The Gloved Hand" by Burton E. Stevenson
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