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Definition of the verb adhere
What does adhere mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: adhered | adhering | adheres
- be compatible or in accordance with
- follow through or carry out a plan without deviation
- come or be in close contact with; stick or hold together and resist separation
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula [Theme - concrete object, plural] [Verb] together The child and her mother clung together [Theme 1 - concrete object] [Verb] to / with [Theme 2] The child clung to her mother
- lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
- synonyms of adhere: cleave / cling / cohere / stick
- more generic words: adjoin / contact / meet / touch = be in direct physical contact with
- more specific words:
- entailment: attach = become attached
- be a devoted follower or supporter
- be loyal to
- stick to firmly
Alternative definition of the verb adhere
- [intransitive] To stick fast or cleave, as a glutinous substance does; to become joined or united; as, wax to the finger; the lungs sometimes adhere to the pleura.
- antonym: cleave
- [intransitive] To hold, be attached, or devoted; to remain fixed, either by personal union or conformity of faith, principle, or opinion; as, men adhere to a party, a cause, a leader, a church.
- [intransitive] To be consistent or coherent; to be in accordance; to agree.
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by Maximilian C. Forte
seems to adhere is that of “might is right.” Military Bases: Power and Pipelines Immediately after the bombing of Yugoslavia, U.S. forces seized 1,000 acres of farmland in southeast Kosovo and proceeded to ...
Modeling the Costs and Consequences by A. Mead Over
ADHERE is a national capacity-building program that helps patients in unstructured and structured care adhere to therapy. It would provide information, education, and communication; training; laboratory strengthening; and subsidies for ...
by Micki Krause
The first and foremost reason that ISPs are an appropriate place for responsibility to adhere is that most ISP business models are based on the ISP providing a service to consumers in return for a fixed monthly compensation.4 Because the ...
by Lisa M Austin, Dennis Klimchuk
Identifying the specific content of the minimal core to which private law pluralism must adhere is a significant task that cannot be undertaken here. For our purposes, it is enough to indicate that this core must be located around the maxim of ...
Journal of Proceedings (1913)
by Wisconsin. Legislature. Senate
Manual to insist is to urge upon the other house concurrence in the Dosition of the hou«e insisting — to adhere Is an Irrevocable decision, and the other bouse must recPde and accept the position of the house adhe'-lng. or the mntter fall.
by John Platts
ADHERE-ADMIT. 19 ADHERE, [adhareo, L.] to be joined to, or take part with. ATTACH, [attacher, F.] to unite closely; to tie, to bind. STICK, [stican, S.] to unite itself by its tenacity or penetrating power. CLEAVE, [cleosian, S.] to adhere with strong ...
by Douglas Q. Adams
Occupation and Commerce Quantity and Number Religion and Comparative Mythology Sense Perception Social and Political Relations Spatial Relations Speech Time Vegetation and Agriculture Warfare Able Accomplish Adhere ( Adhere; ...
The first layer being thus burnished down, a second is made to adhere in the same manner, and sometimes a third, if the gilding is intended to be very solid; The objection to this kind of gilding is its tediousness and the almost impossibility of ...
British Encyclopedia (1819)
Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson
The first layer being thus burnished down, a second is made to adhere in the same manner, and sometimes a third, if the gilding is intended to be very solid. The objection to this kind of gilding is its tediousmess, and the almost impossibility of ...
by Dr. Peter J. D'Adamo, Catherine Whitney
Tumor necrosis factor causes leukocytes to adhere to the walls of the blood vessels by promoting the expression of...
Once the leukocytes adhere, they are stimulated to migrate farther by other chemical attractants that are being produced by ...
A Botanical Dictionary (1805)
Or, Elements of Systematic and Philosophical Botany by Colin Milne
Birthwort, arijlolochia, has no filaments ; the anthers, which are six in number, adhere to the stigma. In cuckow-pint, arum, there are likewise no filaments, unless a number of nectaria, thick at the base, and terminated with thread- shaped ...
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Scrabble value of A1D2H4E1R1E1
The value of this 6-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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