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inconsistent
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition not the same in different parts or at different times

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not in agreement [with something else]
  • Nor were it an inconsistency too improbable to be assigned to human nature, should we suppose a feeling of regret in Hester's mind, at the moment when she was about to win her freedom from the pain which had been thus deeply incorporated with her being.
    Chapter 21 -- The New England Holiday (13% in)

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