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Synonyms for consistkənˈsɪst

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dwell, consist, lie, lie in(verb)

    originate (in)

    "The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country"

    lie in, comprise, dwell, populate, harp, lie down, brood, live, lie, consist, rest, inhabit

  2. consist(verb)

    have its essential character; be comprised or contained in; be embodied in

    "The payment consists in food"; "What does love consist in?"

    dwell, comprise, lie, lie in

  3. consist(verb)

    be consistent in form, tenor, or character; be congruous

    "Desires are to be satisfied only so far as consists with an approved end"

    dwell, comprise, lie, lie in

  4. consist, comprise(verb)

    be composed of

    "The land he conquered comprised several provinces"; "What does this dish consist of?"

    lie in, make up, comprise, dwell, contain, incorporate, lie, constitute, consist, be, represent

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List of paraphrases:

include, compound, comprise, decomposition, understand

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