inconsistent inconsistent  /ˌɪn kən ˈsɪ stənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) displaying a lack of consistency
  2. (adj) not capable of being made consistent or harmonious
  3. (adj) not in agreement

Usage(s):

  1. In the rest of the world, that's no debate: inadequate and inconsistent financial regulation is uniformly blamed.
  2. That is unforgivable and inconsistent with a nation that landed six times on the moon.
  3. The others told such inconsistent tales--one said she spent Election Day so high on cocaine she could barely walk--that agents deemed them unreliable.

News

  1. State data does not support all town actions on turbines

    FAIRHAVEN — Town officials' response to state noise testing of Fairhaven's two wind turbines is inconsistent with the data collected, according to a Standard-Times review of the data.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Standard-Times

  2. Christian Ponder leaves Vikings mini-camp with another vote of confidence

    What's next for the inconsistent quarterback? The hope at Winter Park is that Ponder's intelligence and heightened leadership will catalyze his growth in Year 3.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  3. Broncos facing problems, limited options on offensive line

    The offensive line for the Denver Broncos hasn't been the greatest over the past few seasons, though some of the problem has been inconsistent starters resulting from various injury issues across the line. The team seems to be headed in that direction again for this season, too, if Wednesday's worst-case scenario regarding center J.D. Walton comes true. Walton missed the majority of last season ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: SB Nation

Quotes

  1. "Iran has the right for peaceful power, but the size of the facility is inconsistent with a peaceful program," Obama said. "Iran is breaking rules that all nations must follow, endangering the world non-nuclear proliferation regime ...... and...
    on Sep 25, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: FOXNews

  2. In announcing his decision, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Jones' "disturbing pattern of behavior was clearly inconsistent with the conditions I set for your continued participation in the NFL."
    on Oct 14, 2008 By: Roger Goodell Source: Blogging The Boys

  3. "A lot of public comment about it is inconsistent with its getting resolved in the right way in the courts," Giuliani said.
    on Nov 8, 2007 By: Rudy Giuliani Source: ABC News

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