consistent

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Consistent is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.

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Positive
consistent

Comparative
more consistent

Superlative
most consistent

  1. If something is consistent, it is regular and you can guess what it will be like in the future.
    She makes a consistent effort to study hard.
    My Math scores at my school show a consistent 80 to 95 percent.
    My math scores are mostly consistent because I have had the same grades since grade 9.
  2. If X is consistent with Y, then X fits or matches Y.
    The theory is consistent with the data.
    His behavior is consistent with his words.
  3. always behaving or happening in a similar, especially positive, way
    My Math scores are consistent because I always get an A on quizzes and exams.

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