Definitions for complykəmˈplaɪ
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comply, follow, abide by(verb)
act in accordance with someone's rules, commands, or wishes
"He complied with my instructions"; "You must comply or else!"; "Follow these simple rules"; "abide by the rules"
To yield assent; to accord; agree, or acquiesce; to adapt one's self; to consent or conform;
: To be ceremoniously courteous; to make one's compliments.
: To fulfill; to accomplish.
: To infold; to embrace.
to yield assent; to accord; agree, or acquiesce; to adapt one's self; to consent or conform; -- usually followed by with
to be ceremoniously courteous; to make one's compliments
to fulfill; to accomplish
to infold; to embrace
Origin: [See comply, v. i.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'comply' in Verbs Frequency: #713
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Until we see Russia comply on the ground we cannot relieve the pressure in any way.
It’s all part of a bluff to force legislators to comply with the federal mandate.
I told the suspect to put down the screwdriver so we could talk, but he refused to comply.
My expectation is that it will put the attention on the administration to comply with the law.
These are things which do not comply with the single market and the spirit of the single market.
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- съобразявам се, спазвам, придържам се към, изпълнявам, съгласявам сеBulgarian
- cumplir, accederSpanish
- suostua, taipua, mukautua, myöntyäFinnish
- acquiescer, respecter, conformerFrench
- gèillScottish Gaelic
- conformarsi, concordare, adattarsi, attuareItalian
- 守る, 従う, 応じるJapanese
- aquiescer, cumprir, assentir, concordarPortuguese
- подчиня́ться, соглаша́тьсяRussian
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