incongruity - definition and synonyms

noun 

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/ˌɪnkənˈɡruːəti/
singularincongruity
pluralincongruities
  1. [uncountable] the quality of being very different to other things which happen or exist in the same situation and therefore appearing to be strange

    the incongruity between de Gaulle’s ambitions and the needs of the nation

    1. a.
      [countable] something which seems strange because of being very different to other things which happen or exist in the same situation