an improper or incompatible association, especially in marriage; mésalliance.

1730–40; mis-1 + alliance, modeled on French mésalliance

mésalliance, misalliance.
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misalliance (ˌmɪsəˈlaɪəns)
an unsuitable alliance or marriage

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Pen's father-has been an apothecary and surgeon, and the honor of the family cannot brook such a misalliance.
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