consisted in meaning


    Definition of consisted in in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFconsist inSGconsists inPRconsisting inPREcon-
    1. simple past tense and past participle of consist in.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • ...the fabrick of them consists in several membranes superstrated one over another...
        • It consists in a phosphorely in which phosphorylation of CheY by CheA results in the interaction of CheY with the flagellar rotor and changes in flagella rotation.
        • Tolerance consists in respecting other people’s opinions.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Past participles
            • Verb simple past forms
        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of consisted in for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this idiom "consisted in" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
        Definiteness: Level 1
        Definite    ➨     Versatile