comply


comply with

verb

Definition of COMPLY

1
to act according to the commands of <the guards rushed to comply with the warden's orders>
Synonyms adhere (to), comply (with), conform (to), follow, goose-step (to), mind, observe
Related Words defer (to), submit (to), surrender (to), yield (to); accede (to), acquiesce (to), agree (to), assent (to); attend, hear, heed, listen (to), mark, note, notice, regard, take, watch
Antonyms defy, disobey, rebel (against)
2
to do what is required by the terms of <were summarily threatened with a lawsuit if they did not comply with the contract>
Synonyms answer, complete, comply (with), fill, keep, meet, redeem, satisfy

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