conformable

adjective con·form·able \ kən-ˈfȯr-mə-bəl \

Definition of conformable

1 : corresponding or consistent in form or character
  • conduct conformable to their principles
2 : submissive, compliant
  • be patient and conformable to my directions
  • —Sir Walter Scott
3 : following in unbroken sequence used of geologic strata formed under uniform conditions

conformably

play \kən-ˈfȯr-mə-blē\ adverb

Examples of conformable in a Sentence

  1. one of the more conformable inmates in a prison that's filled with unruly ones

First Known Use of conformable

15th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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