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Adhere meaning

adhere - 5 dictionary results

  1. 1. be a devoted follower or supporter; " The residents of this village adhered to Catholicism"; " She sticks to her principles"
  2. 2. 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.
  3. 3. 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.
  4. 4. To be consistent or coherent; to be in accordance; to agree.
  5. 5. To stick fast; to remain fixed.

adhere - examples of usage

  1. I could not realise it then, could not see it, but I knew and remembered in a dim way that it was so, that it had been so decided, and I must adhere to it. - "To-morrow?", Victoria Cross.
  2. It would be more simple, perhaps, to debit the men with the goods they get, and then to credit the cash after the settlement; but the form we use has always been adopted, and we still adhere to it. - "Second Shetland Truck System Report", William Guthrie.
  3. But we adhere to our original plan that the newcomer shall settle where he pleases in these counties, shall have the best advice we can bestow in the choice of land, the purchase of stock and implements, and of the other necessaries for a farmer's start in life; and shall have this free of charge. - "Two Years in Oregon", Wallis Nash.
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