Example sentences for: incongruous

How can you use “incongruous” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Born on a Normandy farm, the only child of a cattle breeder, Léger never lost a palpable nostalgia for the countryside, reminders of which appear in some of his most urban paintings--such as the incongruous tree branches on the elevated platform in Construction Workers of 1950.

  • Thus, in X. fastidiosa the incongruous phylogenetic position of trpR , the redundancy of the trp -linked genes encoding trpAa and trpAb , and the distinct phylogenetic incongruence of the latter gene pair all supported a reasonable possibility of origin by LGT.

  • Atop the whole site is the incongruous Ágios Geórgios, a pretty whitewashed 14th-century church.

  • Laundry adorns disintegrating balconies, while in the center of the plaza an incongruous, neoclassical gleaming marble fountain has been installed (it’s an unmitigated disaster in this atmospheric corner of Old Havana).

  • Five km (3 miles) south of the town, protected only by a couple of cypresses from an incongruous wilderness of highways and bleak urban development, stands the lovely church of Sant’Apollinare in Classe (549).


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