adhere to

phrasal verb
adhered to; adhering to; adheres to

Definition of adhere to

: to act in the way that is required by (something, such as a rule, belief, or promise) They will adhere to the terms of the contract. Certain standards must be adhered to by all members. She adheres to a strict vegetarian diet.

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