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Synonyms for inconsistency
ˌɪn kənˈsɪs tən si

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. incompatibility, mutual exclusiveness, inconsistency, repugnance(noun)

    the relation between propositions that cannot both be true at the same time

    Synonyms:
    repulsion, repugnance, incompatibility, horror, mutual exclusiveness, revulsion

    Antonyms:
    consistence, consistency

  2. inconsistency(noun)

    the quality of being inconsistent and lacking a harmonious uniformity among things or parts

    Synonyms:
    repugnance, incompatibility, mutual exclusiveness

    Antonyms:
    consistence, consistency

Wiktionary

  1. inconsistency(noun)

    Antonyms:
    consistency

  2. inconsistency(noun)

    Antonyms:
    consistency

  3. inconsistency(noun)

    Antonyms:
    consistency

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. inconsistency

    Difference is the state or quality of being unlike or the amount of such unlikeness. A difference is in the things compared; a discrimination is in our judgment of them; a distinction is in our definition or description or mental image of them. Careful discrimination of real differences results in clear distinctions. Disparity is stronger than inequality, implying that one thing falls far below another; as, the disparity of our achievements when compared with our ideals. Dissimilarity is between things sharply contrasted; there may be a difference between those almost alike. There is a discrepancy in accounts that fail to balance. Variety involves more than two objects; so, in general, does diversity; variation is a difference in the condition or action of the same object at different times. Disagreement is not merely the lack, but the opposite, of agreement; it is a mild word for opposition and conflict; difference is sometimes used in the same sense.

    Synonyms:
    contrariety, contrast, difference, disagreement, discrepancy, discrimination, disparity, dissimilarity, dissimilitude, distinction, divergence, diversity, inequality, unlikeness, variation, variety

    Antonyms:
    agreement, consonance, harmony, identity, likeness, resemblance, sameness, similarity, uniformity, unity

    Preposition:
    Difference between the old and the new; differences among men; a difference in character; of action; of style; (less frequently) a difference (controversy) with a person; a difference of one thing from (incorrectly to) another.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. inconsistency(n.)

    Synonyms:
    incongruity, incompatibility, unsuitableness, incoherence

  2. inconsistency(n.)

    Synonyms:
    contrariety, contradiction

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. inconsistency(n)

    Synonyms:
    discordance, incoherence, contrariety, incompatibility

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How to use inconsistency in a sentence?

  1. Sean Connolly:

    We know that the inconsistency of our past performance is totally unacceptable.

  2. Brian Battle:

    We're just treading water, there's been inconsistency out of the White House as to what the (trade) policy actually is. We're all just waiting and tapping our foot to see the actual policy.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Only when you give up being consistent will you find the truth! Inconsistency makes you free to discover other roads.

  4. Franklin P. Jones:

    Children are unpredictable. You never know what inconsistency they're going to catch you in next.

  5. Comptroller Manuel Galindo on Wednesday:

    Anti-corruption laws consider (omissions in wealth declarations) an inconsistency, or a concealment which quickly and without any (legal) process results in an administrative ban for 12 months.

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