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congruous

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of congruous

  1. 1 having the parts agreeably related <the congruous layout of the mansion's formal gardens conveys a sense of both grandeur and intimacy> Synonyms balanced, harmonious, consonant, eurythmic (or eurhythmic), harmonicRelated Words even, proportioned, regular, symmetrical (or symmetric); aesthetic (also esthetic or aesthetical or esthetical), artistic, becoming, elegant, graceful, tasteful; agreeable, felicitous, pleasant, pleasing, satisfying; coherent, cohesive, compatible, coordinated, correspondent, matched, matching; Apollinian, ApollonianNear Antonyms asymmetrical (or asymmetric), disordered, irregular, skewed, unequal, uneven, unsymmetrical; distasteful, graceless, inartistic, inelegant, tasteless, unaesthetic, unbecoming, ungraceful, unlovely; disagreeable, displeasing, dissatisfying, infelicitous, unfortunate, unpleasant, unsightly; clashing, conflicting, disunited, incompatible, uncoordinatedAntonyms disharmonic, disharmonious, incongruous, inharmonic, inharmonious, unbalanced

  2. 2 not having or showing any apparent conflict <when performing his official duties, the president must be dressed in clothes that are congruous with his high position> Synonyms accordant, coherent, compatible, concordant, conformable (to), congruent, consistent, consonant, correspondent (with or to), harmonious, nonconflictingRelated Words self-consistent; appropriate, befitting, felicitous, fit, fitting, meet, proper, right, suitableNear Antonyms improper, inapposite, inappropriate, inapt, infelicitous, unsuitableAntonyms conflicting, conflictive, incompatible, incongruous, inconsistent, inharmonious, noncompatible




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