Synonyms for consist:
Other synonyms and related words:
conform, comport, agree, live, correspond, contain, dwell, chord, make up, constitute, lie down, rest, chime, jibe, inhabit, populate, comprise, inhere, fit, harmonize, rhyme, coincide, lie, belong, exist, repose, be, brood, dovetail, represent, reside, cohere, consist of, incorporate, accord, harp.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
exist, reside (verb)
Usage examples for consist:
- " In what then," said they to the angel, " does heavenly joy consist?" - "The Delights of Wisdom Pertaining to Conjugial Love", Emanuel Swedenborg.
- In the first place, the very question, 'What does the process of knowing consist in? - "Kant's Theory of Knowledge", Harold Arthur Prichard.
- Of how many servants did the household of Mr. Dare consist? - "Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles", Mrs. Henry Wood.