adhere to Formal
Meaning: If you adhere to a law, a rule or a contract, you obey it or follow it.Synonym: abide by
- adhere to Doctors are expected to adhere to the Hippocratic oath.
- adhere to You can't trust that company. They don't adhere to the terms of the contracts they sign.
adhere to: laws, rules, regulations, terms, agreement, contract, constitution
People who haven't adhered to the laws of a society are called