Synonyms of consist


1. dwell, consist, lie, lie in, exist, be

usage: originate (in); "The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country"

2. consist, be

usage: have its essential character; be comprised or contained in; be embodied in; "The payment consists in food"; "What does love consist in?"

3. consist, match, fit, correspond, check, jibe, gibe, tally, agree

usage: be consistent in form, tenor, or character; be congruous; "Desires are to be satisfied only so far as consists with an approved end"

4. consist, comprise, be

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

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Definition and meaning of consist (Dictionary)