|Origin:||consistere 'to stand still or firm, exist', from com- ( COM-) + sistere 'to stand'|
consist in somethingphrasal verb
Happiness does not consist in how many possessions you own.
consist of somethingphrasal verb
The buffet consisted of several different Indian dishes.
consist mainly/largely/primarily of somebody/something
The audience consisted mainly of teenagers.
consist entirely/solely of somebody/something
The area does not consist entirely of rich people, despite popular belief.