uncongruous

congruous

[kong-groo-uhs]
adjective
1.
exhibiting harmony of parts.
2.
appropriate or fitting.

Origin:
1590–1600; < Latin congruus, equivalent to con- con- + gru- (see congruent) + -us -ous

congruously, adverb
congruousness, noun
noncongruous, adjective
noncongruously, adverb
noncongruousness, noun
uncongruous, adjective
uncongruously, adverb
uncongruousness, noun

congruous, congruent, incongruous, incongruent.
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congruous (ˈkɒŋɡrʊəs)
 
adj
1.  corresponding or agreeing
2.  suitable; appropriate
 
[C16: from Latin congruus suitable, harmonious; see congruent]
 
congruity
 
n
 
'congruousness
 
n
 
'congruously
 
adv

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congruous
c.1600, from L. congruus (see congruent).
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