Example sentences for: incongruous

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

  • The incongruous high-rise blot on the landscape directly opposite is the massive Hotel Dom Pedro, rather out-of-place in this low-key town, but an indicator of its tourism ambitions.

  • (Less slick is the home page of the Bosnia-Herzegovina embassyin Washington, D.C.) There is an incongruous pride in technical prowess.

  • It seems incongruous that a character on a children's television show should be identified with such an impersonal thing.

  • Situated in the Posada de la Victoria, a charming early 17th-century historic inn that is incongruous with its surroundings, the museum offers a fascinating glimpse of how life was lived in Málaga in generations past.

  • Built from 1532 to 1637, the main structure is late Gothic with a somewhat incongruous but imposing Renaissance colonnade on its western façade.


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