Examples of irregularity in a Sentence
the irregularity of his behavior
He is suffering from irregularity.
Recent Examples of irregularity from the Web
That dream faded after stories in The Courant revealed irregularities in the project's financing.
Hun Sen appealed to all political parties to accept the outcome rather than make accusations of irregularities.
The opposition, which has alleged irregularities during the election campaign including muzzling the media, plans protests later Wednesday against Vucic’s autocratic rule.
Soon, stories of voter irregularities and uncertainty of the validity of results in nearly every state leaks, and the result of the election is suspended indefinitely.
Horton still worked out for hours at the gym, believing that exercise would combat his infirmities, but neurological irregularities were sabotaging his body, including his blood pressure.
Officials would use the paper trail to recount votes in the event of election irregularities.
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Origin and Etymology of irregularity
Middle English irregularite, from Medieval Latin irregularitat-, irregularitas, from Late Latin irregularis
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
IRREGULARITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of irregularity for English Language Learners
: the quality or state of being irregular
: something that is irregular
: something that is not usual or proper and that usually indicates dishonest behavior
IRREGULARITY Defined for Kids
Definition of irregularity for Students
1 : the quality or state of being unusual, uneven, or happening at different times
2 : something that is unusual, uneven, or happening at different times
Legal Definition of irregularity
: something that is irregular an irregularity in the proceeding
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