Adhere

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Definition

to adhere: to attach, to fix, to stick; to follow
verb
Icarus always adheres to company policy. He always follows the company rules.

Note that 'to adhere' is not used in the sense of 'to glue' something.

Examples

  • "There is a great deal of pressure for American companies to adhere to international human rights standards."
  • "To ensure that your stay is as pleasant as possible, please adhere to the following rules"
  • "There is a great deal of pressure for American companies to adhere to International Human Rights Standards."

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