consist

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Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
consist

Third-person singular
consists

Past tense
consisted

Past participle
consisted

Present participle
consisting

  1. (intransitive) If A consists of B, then B is the thing or things that, together, make A.
    His letter consisted of only three words.
    Preparation for the party consisted of inviting guests, buying food, cleaning, and hoping that the weather would be nice.