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English definition of “consistency”

consistency

noun [U] (BEING THE SAME)    /kənˈsɪs.tən.si/
the quality of always behaving or performing in a similar way, or of always happening in a similar way: They've won a few games this season but they lack consistency. It's important to show some consistency in your work. → Opposite inconsistency (inconsistent)Keeping and staying the sameNot able to be changed
(Definition of consistency noun (BEING THE SAME) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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