1. the property of holding together and retaining its shape

- when the dough has enough consistency it is ready to bake

Similar word(s): body, consistence, substance

Definition categories: attribute, property

2. a harmonious uniformity or agreement among things or parts

Similar word(s): consistence

Definition categories: attribute, uniformity, uniformness

3. logical coherence and accordance with the facts

- a rambling argument that lacked any consistency

Definition categories: state, coherence, coherency, cohesion, cohesiveness

4. (logic) an attribute of a logical system that is so constituted that none of the propositions deducible from the axioms contradict one another

Definition categories: attribute, logicality, logicalness

Sentences with consistency as a noun:

- They want to achieve a high degree of consistency in their process and their product.

- Mix it until it has the consistency of a thick paste.