consist with

consist with
Suit, become, befit, agree with, be compatible with, be in accordance with, be consistent with.

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  • consist with — archaic be consistent with. → consist …   English new terms dictionary

  • consist — v 1.Usu. consist in be comprised in, be contained in, be constituted by; inhere in, lie in. 2.Usu. consist of be composed of, be made up of, be made from or with, be formed of; contain, hold, embrace, incorporate, involve, embody. 3.Usu. consist… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • consist — verb kən sɪst 1》 (consist of) be composed of.     ↘(consist in) have as an essential feature. 2》 (consist with) archaic be consistent with. noun kɒnsɪst Railways the set of vehicles forming a complete train. Origin ME: from L. consistere stand… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Consist — Con*sist (k[o^]n*s[i^]st ), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Consisted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Consisting}.] [L. consistere to stand still or firm; con + sistere to stand, cause to stand, stare to stand: cf. F. consister. See {Stand}.] 1. To stand firm; to be in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • consist of — To be made up of • • • Main Entry: ↑consist * * * con ˈsist of [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they consist of he/she/it consists of …   Useful english dictionary

  • consist in — 1. To inhere in (obsolete) 2. To have as essence 3. To be composed of • • • Main Entry: ↑consist * * * con ˈsist in [transitive] [present tense …   Useful english dictionary

  • consist — [kən sist′] vi. [L consistere, to stand together < com , together + sistere, to place, caus. of stare, to STAND] 1. to be formed or composed (of) [water consists of hydrogen and oxygen] 2. to be contained or inherent (in something) as a cause …   English World dictionary

  • consist — 01. The test will [consist] of a series of true or false questions and two essay questions. 02. The team [consists] of the best players from all over the country. 03. Antoine de Saint Exupery once said that love does not [consist] in gazing at… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • consist of — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms consist of : present tense I/you/we/they consist of he/she/it consists of present participle consisting of past tense consisted of past participle consisted of consist of something to be made of particular… …   English dictionary

  • consist of — phr verb Consist of is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑category, ↑collection, ↑course, ↑device, ↑diet, ↑equipment, ↑group, ↑jury, ↑kit, ↑list, ↑mixture, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

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