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incongruity
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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the quality of being out of place
  • To Tess's sense there was, just at first, a ghastly bizarrerie, a grim incongruity, in the march of these solemn words of Scripture out of such a mouth.
    6 — The Convert (1% in)

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