1. [ adjective ] (sometimes followed by `with') in agreement or consistent or reliable

"testimony consistent with the known facts" the course of conduct which I am following is consistent with my sense of responsibility as president in time of war"- FDR

Related terms: inconsistent pursuant accordant self-consistent unchanging reconciled invariable
2. [ adjective ] marked by an orderly, logical, and aesthetically consistent relation of parts
Synonyms: logical orderly ordered

"a logical argument" "the orderly presentation"

Related terms: coherent
3. [ adjective ] capable of being reproduced
Synonyms: reproducible

"astonishingly reproducible results can be obtained"

Related terms: unreproducible duplicable
4. [ adjective ] the same throughout in structure or composition
Synonyms: uniform

"bituminous coal is often treated as a consistent and homogeneous product"

Related terms: homogeneous
Similar spelling:   consistently