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congruity

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noun con·gru·i·ty \kən-ˈgrü-ə-tē, kän-\

Definition of congruity

plural

congruities

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being congruent or congruous

  2. 2 :  a point of agreement



Examples of congruity in a sentence

  1. <the book alleges certain congruities between several political assassinations that were thought to be unrelated>

  2. <there's little congruity between your professed religious beliefs and your actual behavior>



14th Century

First Known Use of congruity

14th century


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