comply+with

  • 1 comply with — index adapt, agree (comply), concede, correspond (be equivalent), fulfill, keep (fulfill) …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 comply with — phr verb Comply with is used with these nouns as the object: ↑ban, ↑code, ↑condition, ↑convention, ↑directive, ↑instruction, ↑legislation, ↑obligation, ↑regulation, ↑request, ↑requirement …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 3 comply with — 1》 act in accordance with a wish or command. → comply …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 4 comply with — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. conform, agree to, acquiesce; see agree to , follow 2 , obey 1 , 2 …

    English dictionary for students

  • 5 comply with — consent to, agree to …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 6 comply with — 1. Observe, perform, fulfil, discharge, meet, satisfy, complete, adhere to, be faithful to, carry into effect. 2. Yield to, consent to, assent to, accede to, agree to, conform to, acquiesce in, give consent to …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 7 fail to comply with — index disoblige Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 8 not comply with — index disoblige Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 9 comply — com‧ply [kəmˈplaɪ] verb complied PTandPP [intransitive] to obey a law or rule, or to keep an agreement: comply with • the high costs of upgrading aging mills to comply with environmental regulations * * * comply UK US /kəmˈplaɪ/ verb [I] ► LAW …

    Financial and business terms

  • 10 comply — comply, conform The two verbs share the notion of acting in accordance with a wish, command, rule, or guideline. The typical patterns are comply with and conform to. Both are also used absolutely, with a difference of implication: one complies by …

    Modern English usage

  • 11 Comply — Com*ply (k[o^]m*pl[imac] ), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Complied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Complying}.] [Perh. formed fr. compliment, influenced by ply, pliant, which are of different origin: cf. It. complire to compliment, finish, suit. See {Compliment},… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Comply or explain — is a regulatory approach used in the United Kingdom, Germany and other countries in the field of corporate governance. Rather than setting out binding laws, government regulators (in the UK, the Financial Reporting Council, in Germany, under the… …

    Wikipedia

  • 13 comply — ► VERB (complies, complied) (often comply with) 1) act in accordance with a wish or command. 2) meet specified standards. ORIGIN Latin complere fulfil, fill up …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 comply — 01. Anyone who does not [comply] with these regulations will be asked to leave. 02. Our neighbors have been ordered by the city to clean up their yard, but so far they seem unwilling to [comply]. 03. The U.N. has sent a mission to Iraq to verify… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 15 comply — v. (D; intr.) to comply with (to comply with the law; to comply with smb. s request) * * * [kəm plaɪ] (D; intr.) to comply with (to comply with the law; to comply with smb. s request) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 16 comply — [kəmˈplaɪ] verb to obey a rule or law, or to do what someone asks you to do You are legally obliged to comply with any investigations.[/ex] • Words often used with comply Nouns often used with [i]comply ■ COMPLY WITH + demand, order, request,… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 17 comply */*/ — UK [kəmˈplaɪ] / US verb [intransitive] Word forms comply : present tense I/you/we/they comply he/she/it complies present participle complying past tense complied past participle complied to obey a rule or law, or to do what someone asks you to do …

    English dictionary

  • 18 comply — [[t]kəmpla͟ɪ[/t]] complies, complying, complied VERB If someone or something complies with an order or set of rules, they are in accordance with what is required or expected. [V with n] The commander said that the army would comply with the… …

    English dictionary

  • 19 comply — com|ply [kəmˈplaı] v past tense and past participle complied present participle complying third person singular complies [i]formal [Date: 1500 1600; : Italian; Origin: complire, from Spanish cumplir to complete, do what is needed, be polite ,… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 comply — com|ply [ kəm plaı ] verb intransitive ** to obey a rule or law, or to do what someone asks you to do: If you don t comply you could face a penalty of $100. comply with: You are legally obliged to comply fully with any investigations …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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