Definition of 'incongruity'
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What causes incongruity in my life is spending so much of my life unaware of his presence. Christianity Today (2000)Yet the beauty of the images and the operatic score overwhelm the incongruity. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The incongruity theory also offers the best way to explore the relationship between humour, emotion and cognition. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)
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Used Occasionally. incongruity is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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