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: corresponding or consistent in form or character
conduct conformable to their principles
: submissive, compliant
be patient and conformable to my directions— Sir Walter Scott
: following in unbroken sequence
—used of geologic strata formed under uniform conditions
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amenable, biddable, compliant, docile, law-abiding, obedient, submissive, tractable
balky, contrary, contumacious, defiant, disobedient, froward, incompliant, insubordinate, intractable, noncompliant, obstreperous, rebel, rebellious, recalcitrant, refractory, restive, unamenable, ungovernable, unruly, untoward, wayward, willful (or wilful)
15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1
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