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  1. compliesverb

    Verb form of the word comply.

    The account complies with current tax legislation.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 8, 2020  

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  1. compiles

  2. polemics

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of complies in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of complies in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of complies in a Sentence

  1. John Holland-Kaye:

    Heathrow today complies with EU air quality limits. We have a very good and robust plan in place to make sure that even with expansion we will continue to do that.

  2. Lilian Alessa:

    Right now, if everybody complies [with social distancing measures], were looking at a two-month window three months at minimum.

  3. National Committee:

    The RNC is committed to holding a safe convention that fully complies with local health regulations in place at the time. The event is still almost two months away, and we are planning to offer health precautions including but not limited to temperature checks, available( personal protective equipment), aggressive sanitizing protocols, and available COVID-19 testing.

  4. Butler:

    Authority intoxicates, And makes mere sots of magistrates; The fumes of it invade the brain, And make men giddy, proud, and vain; By this the fool commands the wise, The noble with the base complies, The sot assumes the rule of wit, And cowards make the base submit.

  5. Samuel Butler:

    He that complies against his will, is of his own opinion still.

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    out of condition; not strong or robust; incapable of exertion or endurance
    • A. jejune
    • B. flabby
    • C. pecuniary
    • D. irascible

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