adhere to
phr verb
Adhere to is used with these nouns as the object: ↑agreement, ↑belief, ↑budget, ↑convention, ↑doctrine, ↑guideline, ↑principle, ↑rule, ↑timetable, ↑treaty, ↑view

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  • adhere to — (something) to behave in a way demanded by an idea or rule. Housing groups that do not adhere to the new fire regulations may lose government money. He followed no specific religion, but adhered to the basic beliefs of Christianity. Related… …   New idioms dictionary

  • adhere to — I verb acknowledge, comply, conform, fulfill, have regard to, head, keep, make a practice of, obey, observe, pay attention to, pursue, regard, respect II index bear (tolerate), comply, conform, fulfill …   Law dictionary

  • adhere to — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms adhere to : present tense I/you/we/they adhere to he/she/it adheres to present participle adhering to past tense adhered to past participle adhered to 1) adhere to something to obey a rule, law, agreement etc… …   English dictionary

  • adhere to — 1》 stick fast to. → adhere …   English new terms dictionary

  • adhere to — Synonyms and related words: abide by, act up to, administer, attend to, be faithful to, bite, carry out, carry through, clasp, cleave to, clench, clinch, cling, clip, clutch, complete, comply with, conform to, discharge, do justice to, effect,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • adhere to — (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To serve] Syn. follow, be devoted to, practice; see obey 2 . 2. [To conform to] Syn. observe, abide by, comply with; see follow 2 . 3. [To stick to] Syn. stay attached, cling, hold fast; see stick 1 . See Synonym Study at… …   English dictionary for students

  • adhere to — Syn: abide by, stick to, hold to, comply with, conform to, follow, obey, heed, observe, respect, uphold, fulfil …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • adhere to — …   Useful english dictionary

  • adhere to something — adhere to (something) to behave in a way demanded by an idea or rule. Housing groups that do not adhere to the new fire regulations may lose government money. He followed no specific religion, but adhered to the basic beliefs of Christianity.… …   New idioms dictionary

  • adhere to sth — UK US adhere to sth Phrasal Verb with adhere({{}}/ədˈhɪər/ verb ► to obey or closely follow a rule, a standard, an agreement, etc.: adhere to a rule/law/requirement »The bank adheres to all rules regarding the opening and closing of accounts.… …   Financial and business terms

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