incongruent incongruent

Definition(s):

  • (adj) not congruent

Usage(s):

  1. During the eight-week trial, dozens of witnesses were called by the prosecution, and many gave incongruent testimony, Brown admitted at a press conference after the verdict.
  2. Under the leadership of its CEO, Francesco Trapani, Bulgari has blossomed into a $1 billion luxury powerhouse with a new seemingly incongruent brand extension.
  3. An English name would be very incongruent for this car because it was meant to be a car custom-made for the Indian market.

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  1. "She, anyone like that is incongruent with what this university and society ...... should stand for," Amaechi said, drawing applause.
    on Apr 19, 2007 By: John Amaechi Source: SI.com

  2. "All things considered, I think most postal customers feel that the huge increase in pay for Mr. Potter is incongruent with the post office's recent performance. I assure you that our subcommittee will look into this matter at a hearing in...
    on Feb 22, 2009 By: Stephen F Lynch Source: Washington Times

  3. "To have recreational drug use comparable to performance-enhancing drug use is incongruent," says Gimelstob, who called Gasquet's possible 24-month ban "a travesty."
    on May 31, 2009 By: Justin Gimelstob Source: USA Today

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