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consonant
as in:  in consonance with


Her thinking is not consonant with the deeply held beliefs of those who elected her.
  in keeping with (or in harmony with)
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consonant consonance consonances inconsonant
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Standard Prefix:  Note that the prefix in- means not for this word. This is one of the common meanings of the prefix in- as seen in incorrect, independent, inexpensive, inefficient, inconsiderate, ...
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  • Her thinking is not consonant with the deeply held beliefs of those who elected her.
  • "There was a marked tendency for any picture or story to gravitate in memory toward what was familiar to the subject in his own life, consonant with his own culture, and above all, to what had some special emotional significance for him," Allpon writes.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  The Tipping Point
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Associated words [difficulty]:   consonant [8] , rhetoric [1] , allegory [5] , rhetorical question [5] , hyperbole [6] , oxymoron [7]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Logic & Reasoning, Religion & Spirtuality, Religion - Christianity
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