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adherence

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of adherence

  1. 1 a physical sticking to as if by glue you'd think these refrigerator magnets would have better adherence—they fall off every time I open the door Synonyms of adherence adhesion, bonding, clingWords Related to adherence agglutination, clumping, cohesion; adhesiveness, attachment, cohesiveness, tenacity; cementing, gluing (also glueing)Antonyms of adherence unsticking

  2. 2 the following of a custom, rule, or law adherence to convention requires that the couple send out formal wedding invitations Synonyms of adherence abidance, observance, compliance, conformance, conformity, keeping, obedience, observationWords Related to adherence deference, honor, regard, respect, upholding; accession, acquiescence, submission, surrender; attendance, attention, heed, noticeNear Antonyms of adherence brush-off, disregard, ignoring; delinquency, dereliction, forgetting, neglect, overlooking; offense (or offence), sin, wrong; challenge, defiance, flouting, rebellionAntonyms of adherence breach, contravention, infraction, infringement, nonobservance, transgression, trespass, violation



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