consistency noun

1 always having the same standard/opinions, etc.

ADJ. absolute, complete, total | great, remarkable | internal

QUANT. degree, level

VERB + CONSISTENCY show He has shown remarkable consistency in his exam results. | achieve, ensure, maintain | lack

PREP. ~ in/of a consistency in/of approach | ~ with to maintain consistency with past practice

2 thickness/firmness of a liquid substance

ADJ. thick, thin | soft, stiff | creamy, smooth | sticky | dropping Add milk to produce a soft dropping consistency. | correct, right Knead the dough to the right consistency.

VERB + CONSISTENCY have The mixture should have the consistency of thick cream. | give, produce