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use "incongruous" in a sentence

A happy fairy-tale ending would be incongruous: it didn't happen for the French Third Republic therefore it couldn't happen for Anne.

Flynn's happy-go-lucky reporter is a vivid portrayal although his slight English accent seems incongruous." It is
a shift in their architectural style, which creates the Toltec-Maya incongruity within the construction of Chichen Itza Serpent and Atlantean Columns: Symbols of Maya-Toltec Polity.

When the evil Brutus removes the scent of the garlic using chlorophyll (an obvious incongruity), Hercules ends up getting punched into a spinach field, and, upon eating the leafy green substance, finds it empowers him many times more than garlic.

He then goes on to explain, in prose seething with impenetrable hyperbole, what he thinks is 'the most vital function of the museum: its capacity to give space to the seduction of incongruity'.

Seeing Hair in the late 1990s was one thing but the further incongruity of it being made in the early 1980s was too much.

You would perhaps have been equally surprised to have witnessed at this theatre Leontes as a Greek king, in the last act, attired as Hamlet Prince of Denmark, and yet such an incongruity was accepted within the last twenty years.

And then there's the incongruity we bring and juxtapose by the font, the abrasive tomb, the cross.

PW The incongruity of Halloween images everywhere; but at least done with style.

As Rule later wrote of the incongruity, "Ted Bundy took lives, he also saved lives.” I like to have a bit of human incongruity in my photos.

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