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  • 1 conform — Synonyms and related words: abide by, accommodate, accommodate with, accord, act up to, adapt, adapt to, adhere to, adjust, adjust to, agree, agree in opinion, agree with, answer to, assent, assimilate to, assort with, attend to, attend to orders …

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  • 2 conform — [v1] adjust, adapt accommodate, attune, be guided by, clean up act*, comply, coordinate, don’t make waves*, don’t rock the boat*, fall in with, fit, follow, follow beaten path*, follow the crowd, go by the book*, go with the flow*, harmonize,… …

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  • 3 conform — con·form /kən fȯrm/ vi: to be in accordance: correspond in character; specif: to be in accordance with the provisions of a contract con·for·mance /kən fȯr məns/ n con·for·mi·ty /kən fȯr mə tē/ n Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Web …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 Conform — Con*form , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Conformed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Conforming}.] [F. conformer, L. conformare, formatum; con + formare to form, forma form. See {Form}.] To shape in accordance with; to make like; to bring into harmony or agreement with; …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 conform — mid 14c., confourmen, from O.Fr. conformer conform (to), agree (to), make or be similar, be agreeable (13c.), from L. conformare to fashion, to form, to shape; educate; modify, from com together (see COM (Cf. com )) + formare to form (see FORM… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 conform / confirm —    Conform means to be similar to : In some schools, students must conform by wearing uniforms.    Confirm is to make sure or double check: to confirm a flight reservation …

    Confused words

  • 7 conform — [kən fôrm′] vt. [ME conformen < OFr conformer < L conformare, to fashion, form < com , together + formare, to FORM] 1. to make the same or similar [to conform one s idea to another s] 2. to bring into harmony or agreement; adapt: often… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 make uniform — index conform, juxtapose, regulate (adjust) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 9 conform — con|form [ kən fɔrm ] verb intransitive * 1. ) to behave in a way that people think is correct or suitable: Part of her charm was her refusal to conform. 2. ) conform to/with to obey something such as a rule or law: Products are always tested to… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 make good — Synonyms and related words: abide by, accomplish, achieve success, act up to, adhere to, advance, afford proof of, amend, arrive, ascertain, atone, atone for, attend to, be a success, be faithful to, break through, bring home to, bring to… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 11 conform — conformer, n. conformingly, adv. /keuhn fawrm /, v.i. 1. to act in accordance or harmony; comply (usually fol. by to): to conform to rules. 2. to act in accord with the prevailing standards, attitudes, practices, etc., of society or a group: One… …

    Universalium

  • 12 conform — [kənˈfɔːm] verb [I] 1) to obey a rule, or to follow an accepted pattern Products are tested to make sure that they conform to safety standards.[/ex] 2) to behave in the way that people expect you to behave There is great pressure on women to… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 13 conform — con•form [[t]kənˈfɔrm[/t]] v. i. 1) to act in accordance or harmony; comply (usu. fol. by to): to conform to rules[/ex] 2) to act in accord with the prevailing standards, attitudes, practices, etc., of society or a group 3) to be or become… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 14 conform — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. comply, follow, acquiesce, submit, fit in, assimilate, accommodate, adapt, adjust, accustom, acclimate, acclimatize, correspond, agree, accord, harmonize, fit, suit, reconcile, do as others do, conventionalize, fit the… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 15 conform — v 1.(usu. fol. by to) comply, observe, obey, acknowledge, respect; adhere to, abide by, acquiesce in, submit to, yield to, consent to, agree to; concur, grant, accept; adapt to, adjust to, reconcile with; be conventional, be regular, be ordinary …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 16 conform — v. 1 intr. comply with rules or general custom. 2 intr. & tr. (often foll. by to) be or make accordant or suitable. 3 tr. (often foll. by to) form according to a pattern; make similar. 4 intr. (foll. by to, with) comply with; be in accordance… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 conform — I. v. a. Make conformable, bring into compliance, adjust, adapt. II. v. n. 1. Comply, yield assent. 2. Agree, harmonize, tally, square, correspond, comport. 3. Comply with the usages of the Church (of England) …

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  • 18 conform — /kənˈfɔm / (say kuhn fawm) verb (i) 1. (sometimes followed by to) to act in accord or harmony; comply. 2. to become similar in form or character. 3. to comply with the usages of the Church of England. –verb (t) 4. to make similar in form or… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 19 accommodate — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. adapt, adjust, conform, fit, suit; oblige, help out; lend money (to); put up; lend (to). See aid, agreement, debt, pacification, abode. Ant., inconvenience, impede. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To render a… …

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  • 20 accord — Synonyms and related words: OK, accede to, accept, acceptance, acclamation, accommodate, accommodate with, accommodation, accord to, accordance, acquiescence, adapt, adapt to, adaptation, adaption, addition, adjunct, adjust, adjust to, adjustment …

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