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Synonyms of the noun adherence

The noun adherence has more than one meaning. Please check the definition for more details about its synonyms.

Equivalent words for the noun adherence, that have fewer characters:

  1. adhesion (8 letter word for adherence)
    • plural: adhesions
    • related terms: nonadhesion, nonadhesive, self-adhesion, self-adhesive, inadhesion, inadhesive, readhesion, adhesive
  2. bond (4 letter word, the shortest synonym for adherence)

Equivalent words for the noun adherence, that have more characters:

  1. adhesiveness (12 letter word, the longest synonym for adherence)
    • plural: adhesivenesses
    • related terms: nonadhesiveness, nonadhesive, semiadhesiveness, semiadhesive, adhesive
  2. attachment (10 letter word for adherence)
    • plural: attachments
    • related terms: nonattachment, self-attachment, superattachment, overattachment, Postattachment, preattachment, reattachment, reattachable, attachable, attacher

Hypernyms of the noun adherence

More generic words for the noun adherence, that have fewer characters:

  1. activity (8 letter word)
    • plural: activities
    • related terms: bioactivity, Bioactivate, Bioactivation, hyperactivity, hyperaction, hyperactive, hypoactivity, hypoactive, nonactivity, Nonactic, Nonactor, nonaction, nonactive, Proactivity, Psychoactivity, self-activity, self-actor, self-action, self-active, superactivity, superactive, inactivity, inaction, inactive, coactivity, Coactivation, counteractivity, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteraction, counteractive, interactivity, Interactor, interactant, interaction, interactive, overactivity, Overactor, overaction, overactive, photoactivity, photoactive, preactivity, Preactivation, reactivity, Reactivable, reactivate, reactivation, retroactivity, retroaction, retroactive, underactivity, underactor, underaction, underactive, activism, activist, activable, activate, activize, activation
  2. aid (3 letter word, the shortest hypernym for adherence)
    • plural: aids
    • related terms: apaid, nonaid, self-aid, subaid, coaid, underaid, AIDEN, aidful, aidless, aidable, aidance, aider, aidant, aidman
  3. assist (6 letter word)
    • plural: assists
    • related terms: coassist, coassistance, coassistant, co-assist, reassist, reassistance, assistful, assistless, assistance, assister, assistor, assistant, assistive
  4. device (6 letter word)
  5. help (4 letter word)
    • plural: helps
    • related terms: self-help, self-helpful, self-helpless, behelp, overhelp, overhelpful, underhelp, helpful, helpless, helpsome, helpable, helply
  6. part (4 letter word)
    • plural: parts
    • related terms: Micropart, unipart, unipartite, tripart, tripartite, tripartible, tripartition, antipart, Antiparty, Multipart, subpart, subparty, subpartition, bepart, compart, compartment, compartition, impart, impartial, impartite, impartment, impartable, impartible, impartance, imparter, impartation, impartive, copart, coparty, counterpart, Counterparty, dispart, dispartment, forepart, mispart, outpart, overpart, overpartial, overparty, repart, repartee, repartable, repartition, subparty, subpartition, underpart, partage, parten, Parthood, partial, partite, partless, partlet, parture, party, Partocracy, partable, partible, parter, partition, partitive, partly
  7. proof (5 letter word)
    • plural: proofs
    • related terms: Nonproof, quasi-proof, semiproof, subproof, improof, counterproof, counter-proof, disproof, overproof, reproof, reproofless, re-proof, underproof, proofful, proofless, prooflike, proofness, proofy, proofer
  8. resource (8 letter word)
  9. support (7 letter word)
    • plural: supports
    • related terms: nonsupport, nonsupportable, nonsupporter, Nonsupportive, prosupport, self-support, self-supportless, presupport, resupport, undersupport, supportful, supportless, supportable, supportance, supporter, supportation, supportive
  10. voice (5 letter word)
    • plural: voices
    • related terms: demivoice, nonvoice, invoice, Invoicer, disvoice, outvoice, revoice, undervoice, voicer

More generic words for the noun adherence, that have the same number of characters:

  1. influence (9 letter word)
    • plural: influences
    • related terms: noninfluence, superinfluence, counterinfluence, counter-influence, interinfluence, malinfluence, overinfluence, preinfluence, reinfluence, Influencee, influencable, influencer, influencive
  2. operation (9 letter word)
  3. viscosity (9 letter word)

More generic words for the noun adherence, that have more characters:

  1. assistance (10 letter word)
    • plural: assistances
    • related terms: nonassistance, nonassister, nonassistant, nonassistive, coassistance, coassistant, reassistance, assistful, assistless, assister, assistor, assistant, assistive
  2. stickiness (10 letter word)
    • plural: stickinesses
    • related terms: stickier, stickily
  3. substantiation (14 letter word, the longest hypernym for adherence)
    • plural: substantiations
    • related terms: nonsubstantiation, nonsubstantial, consubstantiation, consubstantial, consubstantiate, insubstantiation, insubstantial, insubstantiate, transubstantiation, transubstantial, transubstantiate, transubstantiative, resubstantiation, resubstantiate, substantial, substantiable, substantiate, substantious, substantiative
  4. validation (10 letter word)
    • plural: validations
    • related terms: nonvalidation, nonvalidness, nonvalidity, nonvalidly, Convalidation, invalidation, invalidcy, invalidhood, invalidish, invalidism, invalidness, invalidship, invalidate, invalidity, invalidly, Prevalidation, revalidation, revalidate, Validify, validness, validate, validous, validity, validly
  5. viscousness (11 letter word)
    • plural: viscousnesses
    • related terms: nonviscousness, nonviscous, Viscousless, viscously

More generic phrases for the noun adherence:

  1. military operation (18 character phrase)
  2. supporting structure (20 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for adherence)

Hyponyms of the noun adherence

More specific words for the noun adherence, that have fewer characters:

  1. cabalism (8 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for adherence)
    • plural: cabalisms
    • related terms: cabalic, cabalist, caballing
  2. royalism (8 letter word, one of the shortest hyponyms for adherence)
    • plural: royalisms
    • related terms: antiroyalism, antiroyal, ultraroyalism, royalist, royalise, royalize, royalisation, royalization, royalty, royally

More specific words for the noun adherence, that have the same number of characters:

  1. academism (9 letter word)
    • plural: academisms
    • related terms: Academese, academial, academian, academic, academics, academist, academite, academy, academise, academize, academization
  2. kabbalism (9 letter word)

More specific words for the noun adherence, that have more characters:

  1. academicism (11 letter word)
  2. ecclesiasticism (15 letter word, the longest hyponym for adherence)
    • plural: ecclesiasticisms
    • related terms: antiecclesiasticism, antiecclesiastical, ecclesiastical, ecclesiasticize
  3. scholasticism (13 letter word)
    • plural: scholasticisms
    • related terms: antischolasticism, neo-Scholasticism, proscholasticism, scholastical, scholasticate, scholasticly
  4. traditionalism (14 letter word)
    • plural: traditionalisms
    • related terms: Antitraditionalism, neotraditionalism, traditor, traditious, tradition, traditive

Related words for the term adherence, that have fewer characters:

  1. ok (2 letter word)
  2. approval (8 letter word)
    • related terms: disapproval, disapprovable, disapprover, Postapproval, preapproval, reapproval, approvable, approvance, approver
  3. blessing (8 letter word)
    • related terms: outblessing, preblessing, Blessee, blesser
  4. care (4 letter word)
    • inflections: cared, caring, cares
    • related terms: decare, overcare, Telecare, caress, careful, careless, Careware, carey, carer, Carous, carious
  5. cling (5 letter word)
    • inflections: clung, clinging, clings
    • related terms: uncling, clingy, clinger
  6. clinging (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unclinging, clingy, clinger
  7. clotting (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unclotting, cloture
  8. cohesion (8 letter word)
    • related terms: decohesion, incohesion, incohesive, intercohesion, Cohesure, cohesible, cohesive
  9. devotion (8 letter word)
    • related terms: undevotion, indevotion, misdevotion, overdevotion, predevotion, redevotion, devotee, devoter
  10. esteem (6 letter word)
    • inflections: esteemed, esteeming, esteems
    • related terms: disesteem, disesteemer, misesteem, overesteem, preesteem, pre-esteem, re-esteem, esteemable, esteemer
  11. faith (5 letter word)
    • inflections: faithed, faithing, faiths
    • related terms: unfaith, unfaithful, disfaith, interfaith, misfaith, overfaith, overfaithful, Faith-based, faithful, faithless, faithwise
  12. favor (5 letter word)
    • inflections: favored, favoring, favors
    • related terms: disfavor, disfavorer, overfavor, overfavorable, prefavor, prefavorite, prefavorable, refavor, favoress, favorite, favorless, favorable, favorer
  13. fealty (6 letter word)
    • related term: unfealty
  14. fidelity (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unfidelity, infidelity, infidelic, infidelism, infidelize, infidelly
  15. firmness (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unfirmness, unfirmly, infirmness, infirmarian, infirmable, infirmate, infirmer, infirmation, infirmity, infirmative, infirmly, firm-based, Firmish, firmless, firmware, firmance, firmer, firmation, firmity, firmly
  16. heed (4 letter word)
    • inflections: heeded, heeding, heeds
    • related terms: unheed, unheard, unhive, heedful, heedless, heedy, heeder
  17. heeding (7 letter word)
    • related terms: unheeding, unheedful, unheedy, heedful, heedless, heedy, heeder
  18. homage (6 letter word)
    • inflections: homaged, homaging, homages
    • related term: homager
  19. junction (8 letter word)
    • related terms: conjunction, conjuncture, conjunctive, conjunctly, injunction, injunctive, disjunction, disjuncture, disjunctor, disjunctive, interjunction, Photojunction, rejunction, subjunction, subjunctive, junctional, Junctionless
  20. keeping (7 letter word)
    • related terms: miskeeping, outkeeping, Keeplike, keepable
  21. loyalty (7 letter word)
    • related terms: unloyalty, illoyalty, disloyalty, overloyalty
  22. nod (3 letter word)
    • inflections: nodded, nodding, nods
    • related terms: pernod, nodal, nodous
  23. practice (8 letter word)
    • inflections: practiced, practicing, practices
    • related terms: unpractice, unpractical, unpracticable, counterpractice, dispractice, malpractice, mispractice, outpractice, overpractice, Postpractice, prepractice, prepractical, repractice, practical, practician, practicable, practicer, practicant
  24. respect (7 letter word)
    • inflections: respected, respecting, respects
    • related terms: unrespect, unrespectful, unrespectable, unrespective, corespect, disrespect, disrespectful, disrespectable, disrespecter, disrespective, respectful, respectless, respectuous, respectable, respecter, respectant, respection, respective
  25. sanction (8 letter word)
    • inflections: sanctioned, sanctioning, sanctions
    • related terms: unsanction, unsanctify, unsanctity, resanction, resanctify, sanctionist, sanctionless, sanctionment, sanctionable, sanctioner, sanctionative
  26. set (3 letter word)
    • inflections: set, setting, sets
    • related terms: unset, inset, coset, foreset, interset, misset, outset, overset, photoset, photo-set, preset, Pre-Set, reset, subset, underset, upset, upsetment, Upsetness, withset, setal, secy, Setlike, setling, setness, Setoid, setous, setation, setwise
  27. setting (7 letter word)
    • related terms: unsetting, insetting, intersetting, missetting, outsetting, oversetting, photosetting, photo-setting, presetting, resetting, subsetting, undersetting, upsetting, upsetment, Upsetness, setal, secy, Setlike, setling, setness, Setoid, setous, setation, setwise
  28. sticking (8 letter word)
    • related terms: unsticking, unsticky, stickage, sticken, stickery, stickful, stickless, sticklike, stickling, sticky, stickable, sticker, Sticktion, stickman, stickly
  29. tie (3 letter word)
    • inflections: tying, tied, tieing, ties
    • related terms: untie, untier, Distie, intertie, retie, retial, retiarian, retiling, retier, undertie, uptie, tien, tieless, tier
  30. troth (5 letter word)
    • inflections: trothed, trothing, troths
    • related terms: untroth, trothful, trothless, trothlike
  31. trueness (8 letter word)
    • related terms: untrueness, untruism, untruer, untruant, untruly
  32. vote (4 letter word)
    • inflections: voted, voting, votes
    • related terms: devote, devotee, devoter, devotion, unvote, countervote, counter-vote, equivote, Misvote, outvote, outvoter, overvote, Postvote, prevote, prevotal, revote, Undervote, Upvote, votal, voteless, voteable, voter, votive
  33. yea (3 letter word)
    • related terms: REYEA, yealing
  34. Adhere (6 letter word)
    • inflections: adhered, adhering, adheres
    • related terms: preadhere, preadherence, preadherent, readhere, adherence, adherer, adherant, adherent

Related words for the term adherence, that have the same number of characters:

  1. accretion (9 letter word)
  2. acquittal (9 letter word)
    • related terms: preacquittal, acquittance, acquitter
  3. coherence (9 letter word)
    • related terms: decoherence, decoherer, Decoherent, incoherence, incoherent, Recoherence, coheretic, coherer, coherent
  4. constancy (9 letter word)
    • related terms: unconstancy, unconstant, inconstancy, inconstance, inconstant
  5. discharge (9 letter word)
    • inflections: discharged, discharging, discharges
    • related terms: overdischarge, Postdischarge, predischarge, redischarge, dischargee, discharger
  6. execution (9 letter word)
    • related terms: inexecution, inexecutable, malexecution, misexecution, Postexecution, preexecution, preexecutor, pre-execution, pre-executor, reexecution, re-execution, executable, executer, executor, executant, executive

Related words for the term adherence, that have more characters:

  1. acceptance (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unacceptance, unacceptable, unacceptant, disacceptance, preacceptance, reacceptance, acceptee, acceptable, accepter, acceptor, acceptant, acception, acceptation, acceptive
  2. accordance (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unaccordance, unaccordable, unaccordant, inaccordance, inaccordant, disaccordance, disaccordant, preaccordance, Accordment, accordable, accorder, accordant
  3. acquittance (11 letter word)
    • related terms: counteracquittance, counter-acquittance, acquittal, acquitter
  4. admiration (10 letter word)
    • related terms: coadmiration, readmiration, admiral, admirable, admirance, admirer, admirative
  5. agglomeration (13 letter word)
    • related terms: Deagglomeration, disagglomeration, agglomerate, agglomerant, agglomerative
  6. agglutination (13 letter word)
    • related terms: autoagglutination, interagglutination, interagglutinate, agglutinoid, agglutinable, agglutinate, agglutinize, agglutinant, agglutinative
  7. allegiance (10 letter word)
    • related terms: overallegiance, allegiant
  8. approbation (11 letter word)
    • related terms: unapprobation, disapprobation, disapprobative, preapprobation, reapprobation, subapprobation, subapprobative, approbate, approbative
  9. clustering (10 letter word)
  10. coagulation (11 letter word)
    • related terms: decoagulation, decoagulate, decoagulant, concoagulation, concoagulate, photocoagulation, precoagulation, recoagulation, recoagulate, coaguline, coagulable, coagulate, coagulant, coagulative
  11. cohesiveness (12 letter word)
    • related terms: uncohesiveness, uncohesive, Cohesure, cohesible, cohesive
  12. compaction (10 letter word)
    • related terms: Decompaction, compactify, compactness, compacture, compactable, compactible, compacter, compactor, compactly
  13. compliance (10 letter word)
    • related terms: uncompliance, uncompliable, uncompliant, incompliance, incompliable, incompliant, discompliance, precompliance, precompliant, recompliance, compliancy
  14. concretion (10 letter word)
    • related terms: concretism, concretist, concreter, concretor, concretise, concretize, concretization, concretive
  15. condensation (12 letter word)
    • related terms: Decondensation, autocondensation, Cryocondensation, overcondensation, precondensation, recondensation, condensery, condensable, condensible, condensate, condensance, condenser, condensity, condensative
  16. conformance (11 letter word)
    • related terms: conformal, conformism, conformist, conformable, conformate, conformer, conformant, conformation, conformity, Conformative
  17. conformity (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unconformity, unconformism, unconformist, unconformable, inconformity, inconformable, disconformity, disconformable, preconformity, conformal, conformism, conformist, conformable, conformate, conformance, conformer, conformant, conformation, Conformative
  18. congealment (11 letter word)
    • related terms: congealable, congealer
  19. congelation (11 letter word)
    • related terms: recongelation, congelative
  20. conglobation (12 letter word)
    • related term: conglobate
  21. conglomeration (14 letter word)
    • related terms: conglomerate, conglomerative
  22. consolidation (13 letter word)
    • related terms: unconsolidation, preconsolidation, preconsolidate, reconsolidation, reconsolidate, consolidate, consolidant, consolidative
  23. countenance (11 letter word)
    • inflections: countenanced, countenancing, countenances
    • related terms: discountenance, recountenance, undercountenance
  24. devotedness (11 letter word)
    • related terms: overdevotedness, overdevotedly, devotedly
  25. endorsement (11 letter word)
    • related terms: preendorsement, preendorser, pre-endorsement, pre-endorser, reendorsement, re-endorsement, subendorsement, endorsee, endorsable, endorser, endorsor, endorsation
  26. faithfulness (12 letter word)
    • related terms: unfaithfulness, unfaithful, overfaithfulness, overfaithful, Faith-based, faithful, faithless, faithwise
  27. fulfillment (11 letter word)
    • related terms: unfulfillment, unfulfilling, unfulfilment, prefulfillment, fulfilling, fulfilment
  28. inseparability (14 letter word)
    • related terms: inseparable, inseparate
  29. observance (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unobservance, unobservable, unobservant, inobservance, inobservable, inobservant, inobservation, malobservance, malobservation, misobservance, preobservance, preobservation, observable, observer, observant, observation, observative
  30. observation (11 letter word)
    • related terms: inobservation, inobservable, inobservance, inobservant, auto-observation, malobservation, malobservance, preobservation, preobservance, reobservation, observable, observance, observer, observant, observative
  31. performance (11 letter word)
  32. satisfaction (12 letter word)
    • related terms: unsatisfaction, insatisfaction, dissatisfaction, presatisfaction, resatisfaction, undersatisfaction, satisfactive
  33. solidification (14 letter word)
    • related terms: oversolidification, oversolidify, resolidification, resolidify, solidify
  34. staunchness (11 letter word)
    • related terms: staunchable, stauncher, staunchly
  35. steadfastness (13 letter word)
    • related terms: unsteadfastness, unsteadfastly, oversteadfastness, oversteadfastly, steadfastly
  36. nonadherence (12 letter word)
    • related term: nonadherent
  37. unadherence (11 letter word)
    • related term: unadherent
  38. preadherence (12 letter word)
    • related term: preadherent
  39. adherer (7 letter word)
    • related terms: adherence, adherant, adherent
  40. adherant (8 letter word)
    • related terms: adherence, adherer, adherent
  41. adherent (8 letter word)
    • related terms: nonadherent, nonadherence, semiadherent, unadherent, unadherence, inadherent, preadherent, preadherence, adherence, adherer, adherant

Related phrase for the term adherence, that has fewer characters:

  1. yea vote (8 character phrase)

Related phrases for the term adherence, that have the same number of characters:

  1. bonne foi (9 character phrase)
  2. true blue (9 character phrase)

Related phrases for the term adherence, that have more characters:

  1. bona fides (10 character phrase)
  2. carrying out (12 character phrase)
  3. favorable vote (14 character phrase)
  4. good faith (10 character phrase)
  5. seal of approval (16 character phrase)
  6. stamp of approval (17 character phrase)

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