s) KEY ADJECTIVE:
- Lacking in harmony; incompatible: a joke that was incongruous with polite conversation.
- Not in agreement, as with principles; inconsistent: a plan incongruous with reason.
- Not in keeping with what is correct, proper, or logical; inappropriate: incongruous behavior.
From Latin incongruus
; see in-1
; see congruousOTHER FORMS:in·congru·ous·ly(Adverb)