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Synonyms for coherent
koʊˈhɪər ənt, -ˈhɛr-co·her·ent

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. coherent

    consecutive, consistent, complete, sensible, compact, logical, close

    inconsecutive, rambling, disunited, inconsistent, discursive, loose, silly, illogical, aberrant

Princeton's WordNet

  1. coherent, consistent, logical, orderedadjective

    marked by an orderly, logical, and aesthetically consistent relation of parts

    "a coherent argument"

    consistent, ordered, uniform, tenacious, lucid, logical, legitimate, arranged, reproducible

    incoherent, scattered, disjointed, fuzzy, disconnected, unconnected, irrational, garbled, disordered, nonadhesive, confused, illogical

  2. coherent, logical, lucidadjective

    capable of thinking and expressing yourself in a clear and consistent manner

    "a lucid thinker"; "she was more coherent than she had been just after the accident"

    consistent, ordered, transparent, limpid, tenacious, lucid, logical, legitimate, pellucid, luculent, crystal clear, perspicuous, crystalline

    scattered, confused, nonadhesive, garbled, irrational, disordered, disjointed, illogical, unconnected, incoherent, fuzzy, disconnected

  3. coherentadjective

    (physics) of waves having a constant phase relation

    ordered, tenacious, logical, lucid, consistent

    fuzzy, irrational, unconnected, disjointed, illogical, scattered, incoherent, confused, nonadhesive, garbled, disordered, disconnected

  4. coherent, tenaciousadjective

    sticking together

    "two coherent sheets"; "tenacious burrs"

    persistent, consistent, ordered, long, dour, recollective, lucid, logical, tenacious, retentive, unyielding, dogged, pertinacious

    irrational, disconnected, unconnected, fuzzy, scattered, disordered, disjointed, incoherent, confused, illogical, garbled, nonadhesive

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. coherentadjective

    connected, united, sticking together

  2. coherentadjective

    consistent, congruous, logical

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. coherentnoun

    consistent, logical

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  1. Herbert Spencer:

    Civilization is a progress from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity toward a definite, coherent heterogeneity.

  2. Herbert Spencer:

    The more specific idea of Evolution now reached is -- a change from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity to a definite, coherent heterogeneity, accompanying the dissipation of motion and integration of matter.

  3. Philip Breedlove:

    We do see a very distinct Russian set of command and control in the eastern part of Ukraine, command-and-control, air defense, support to artillery, all of these things increased ... making a more coherent, organized force out of the separatists.

  4. Le Pen:

    Undeniably he is in contradiction with the commitments he had made, i am coherent, I don’t change my mind in a few days. He had said he would not be the policeman of the world, that he would be the president of the United States and would not be the policeman of the world, but it seems today that he has changed his mind.

  5. Hussein Abaza:

    We have a lot of challenges but also opportunities, there is a great deal of policy initiative but it is not always coherent and in many cases, it is incomplete. If green growth is to have a chance, we must work to address that.

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