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incongruous
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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out of place; or lacking in harmony or compatibility or appropriateness
  • Though I feel it to be a somewhat incongruous act in the circumstances, I am, as you will see, bound to hand over the articles to the woman to whom the use of them for her lifetime will now rightly belong, and they are therefore promptly sent.
    4 — The Consequence (91% in)

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