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verb as in exist, reside

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Today, the militias the Revolutionary Guard has manufactured consist of young, radicalised Shia men whose primary objectives are creating a pan-Shia state centred on Ayatollah Khamenei’s leadership.

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The new information consisted of Internet protocol addresses that Comey said are “exclusively used” by North Korea.

But one convoy alone, according to Lysenko, consisted of 32 tanks, 16 D-30 howitzers and 30 KamAZ heavy trucks.

Subsequent shipments had been “OKd in advance,” but these purportedly consisted only of defensive weapons in “miniscule amts.”

That fun consisted, at least in part, of some very exuberant railroading.

The finale consisted of a lengthy dance routine that mimicked the movements of animals in nature.

It consisted in a couple of snakes in old gold clenching an enormous topaz between their heads.

Each man in the room was smoking a pipe, which consisted of a brass bowl and a reed stem over three feet long.

These consisted of a good sized dining-room, p. 126six bedrooms, and an office for the manager and his clerk.

Lawrence thanked him and was ready to start when the escort, which consisted of a sergeant and five men, made their appearance.

The whole furniture of these rooms consisted of a few hammocks and straw mats.

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On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to consisted, such as: dwell, subsist, lie, be, repose, and inhere.

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