- the rolling stock, exclusive of the locomotive, making up a train.
- a record made of this rolling stock.
How to use consist in a sentence
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.
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.Putin Is Lying on Ukraine—and the West Can’t Stop Him|Jamie Dettmer|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Subsequent shipments had been “OKd in advance,” but these purportedly consisted only of defensive weapons in “miniscule amts.”How the Reagan White House Bungled Its Response to Iran-Contra Revelations|Malcolm Byrne|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That fun consisted, at least in part, of some very exuberant railroading.The Stacks: H.L. Mencken on the 1904 Baltimore Fire|H.L. Mencken|October 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The finale consisted of a lengthy dance routine that mimicked the movements of animals in nature.Gareth Pugh's Fashion Show Lacked Fashion, But Not Passion|Justin Jones|September 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It consisted in a couple of snakes in old gold clenching an enormous topaz between their heads.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
Each man in the room was smoking a pipe, which consisted of a brass bowl and a reed stem over three feet long.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike
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 Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
The whole furniture of these rooms consisted of a few hammocks and straw mats.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer