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incompatible
used in Persuasion

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not going well together
  • She had only meant to oppose the too common idea of spirit and gentleness being incompatible with each other, not at all to represent Captain Benwick's manners as the very best that could possibly be; and, after a little hesitation, she was beginning to say, "I was not entering into any comparison of the two friends," but the Admiral interrupted her with— "And the thing is certainly true.
    Chapter 18 (87% in)

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