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incompatible
used in Tom Jones

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Definition
not going well together
  • Thus, as our duty to the king can never be called more than our second duty, he had discharged us from this by making it incompatible with our preserving the first, which is surely to heaven.
    Book 8 (92% in)
  • You will easily believe, sir, that such a life as I am now describing must be incompatible with my further progress in learning; and that in proportion as I addicted myself more and more to loose pleasure, I must grow more and more remiss in application to my studies.
    Book 8 (61% in)

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