This page is about the phrasal verb apply to.
Meaning: If something applies to you, it is relevant to you or you are affected by it.Synonym: appertain to
- apply to Some young people from rich families seem to think that the law doesn't apply to them.
- apply to The company's new regulations on sexual harrassment apply to everybody, from the CEO to the cleaners.
In a democracy, laws and regulations apply to
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Contributor: Matt Errey