inconsistent definition

  • adjective:
    • Displaying or marked by too little persistence, especially:
    • maybe not regular or foreseeable; unpredictable: inconsistent behavior.
    • with a lack of proper reasonable relation; contradictory: contradictory statements.
    • perhaps not in contract or equilibrium; incompatible: an intersection inconsistent with the road map.
    • Mathematics maybe not solvable when it comes to unknowns because of the same collection of values. Used of two or more equations or inequalities.
    • not consistent
    • Not consistent; showing inconsistency; irreconcilable; contradictory, or having contradictory implications; discordant; at variance, esp. as regards personality, sentiment, or action; incompatible; incongruous.
    • maybe not exhibiting uniformity of sentiment, steadiness to concept, etc.; unequal; fickle; changeable.
    • not in agreement
    • displaying deficiencies in consistency
    • unable to be made consistent or good
  • others:
    • maybe not consistent in conception or in fact; wanting coherence or agreement; discordant; discrepant.
    • Lacking self-agreement or uniformity; self-contradicting.
    • Synonyms Incongruous, etc. See incompatible. Contradictory. etc. See contrary.

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