Incompatible Definition

Not capable of existing in agreement or harmony with something else.
Incompatible views on religion.
American Heritage
Not capable of living or working together happily or harmoniously; antagonistic.
Incompatible roommates.
American Heritage
That cannot be held at one time by the same person.
Webster's New World
That cannot both be true at the same time.
Webster's New World
Not compatible.
Webster's New World
An incompatible person or thing.
Webster's New World

(medicine, chemistry, chiefly in the plural) An incompatible substance; one of a group of things that cannot be placed or used together because of a change of chemical composition or opposing medicinal qualities.

The incompatibles of iron.

Origin of Incompatible

  • French incompatible.

    From Wiktionary

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