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incompatible
used in The Mill on the Floss

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Definition
not going well together
  • If any one considers this unfair and even oppressive toward Tom, I beg him to consider that there are feminine virtues which are with difficulty combined, even if they are not incompatible.
    2.1 -- Book 2 Chapter 1 -- Tom's "First Half" (54% in)
  • Protestantism sat at ease, unmindful of schisms, careless of proselytism: Dissent was an inheritance along with a superior pew and a business connection; and Churchmanship only wondered contemptuously at Dissent as a foolish habit that clung greatly to families in the grocery and chandlering lines, though not incompatible with prosperous wholesale dealing.
    1.12 -- Book 1 Chapter 12 -- Mr. and Mrs. Glegg at Home (29% in)

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