Synonyms for Consist:


conforming (adjective)
formal, congruous, Adhering, conventional, mannerly, regular, proper, submissive, Aping, customary, obedient, correct, conforming, Acquiescing, complying, traditional.


repose, reside, start, inhere, exist. fit, agree, check, tally, correspond, quadrate, square, jibe, match, chime, conform, accord, harmonize, comport with. consist (noun)
dwell, lie, lie in, comprise, belong.


exist, reside (verb)
inhere, lie, repose, dwell.
stative (verb)
lie, dwell, lie in.

Other synonyms:

inhere. jibe, conform. correspond, exist, reside, chime, accord. fit, agree, repose. harmonize. agree
lie in.
comport with.
Other relevant words:
exist, fit, jibe, conform, quadrate, harmonize, square, comprise, reside, check, accord, inhere, match, comport with, correspond, repose, agree, dwell, start, lie, tally, chime, belong.

Usage examples for consist

  1. Do not our lives consist of the four elements? – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  2. All of these breeds consist of a single variety with the exception of the Chinese which is composed of two. – Ducks and Geese by Harry M. Lamon Rob R. Slocum
  3. But our military strength does not consist alone in our capacity for extended and successful operations on land. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various