conform

  • 1 conform — CONFÓRM, Ă, conformi, e, adj. 1. (Despre acte, copii etc.) Care are acelaşi cuprins cu...; identic. 2. Care este corespunzător; potrivit. ♦ (Adverbial) În conformitate cu..., la fel cu..., după. – Din fr. conforme. Trimis de Joseph, 15.12.2008.… …

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  • 2 conform — con‧form [kənˈfɔːrm] verb [intransitive] to obey a law or rule: • The website owner must conform with the requirements of the Data Protection Act. • The property conformed to all the latest building regulations. * * * conform UK US /kənˈfɔːm/… …

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  • 3 Conform — Con*form , v. i. 1. To be in accord or harmony; to comply; to be obedient; to submit; with to or with. [1913 Webster] A rule to which experience must conform. Whewell. [1913 Webster] 2. (Eng. Eccl. Hist.) To comply with the usages of the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 conform — con·form /kən fȯrm/ vi: to be in accordance: correspond in character; specif: to be in accordance with the provisions of a contract con·for·mance /kən fȯr məns/ n con·for·mi·ty /kən fȯr mə tē/ n Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Web …

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  • 5 Conform — Con*form , a. [L. conformis; con + forma form: cf. F. conforme.] Of the same form; similar in import; conformable. Bacon. [1913 Webster] Care must be taken that the interpretation be every way conform to the analogy of faith. Bp.Hall. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 Conform — Con*form , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Conformed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Conforming}.] [F. conformer, L. conformare, formatum; con + formare to form, forma form. See {Form}.] To shape in accordance with; to make like; to bring into harmony or agreement with; …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 conform — mid 14c., confourmen, from O.Fr. conformer conform (to), agree (to), make or be similar, be agreeable (13c.), from L. conformare to fashion, to form, to shape; educate; modify, from com together (see COM (Cf. com )) + formare to form (see FORM… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 8 conform — [v1] adjust, adapt accommodate, attune, be guided by, clean up act*, comply, coordinate, don’t make waves*, don’t rock the boat*, fall in with, fit, follow, follow beaten path*, follow the crowd, go by the book*, go with the flow*, harmonize,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 9 conform — [kən fôrm′] vt. [ME conformen < OFr conformer < L conformare, to fashion, form < com , together + formare, to FORM] 1. to make the same or similar [to conform one s idea to another s] 2. to bring into harmony or agreement; adapt: often… …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 Conform — (v. lat.), übereinstimmend. Daher Conformiren, übereinstimmen; sich c., beistimmen, sich fügen. Conformität, Gleichheit, Gleichförmigkeit, Übereinstimmung. Conformation, 1) Bildung, Einrichtung; 2) Zustimmung; 3) (Rhet.), so v. w. Prosopopöie …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 11 Conform — Conform, lat., übereinstimmend; Conformität, Uebereinstimmung; Conformation, Einrichtung, Zustimmung …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 12 conform to — index adopt, assent, coincide (concur), coincide (correspond), comply, defer (yield in judgment), keep …

    Law dictionary

  • 13 conform — 1 *adapt, adjust, accommodate, reconcile Analogous words: *harmonize, tune, attune: *assent, accede, acquiesce: accept, *receive 2 *agree, accord, harmonize, correspond, square, tally …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 14 conform — ► VERB 1) comply with rules, standards, or conventions. 2) be similar in form or type. ORIGIN Latin conformare, from formare to form …

    English terms dictionary

  • 15 conform — 01. The desire to [conform] often leads teenagers to take up smoking. 02. Tattoos have gone from being a sign of rebellion to being a symbol of fashion and [conformity]. 03. People who have low self esteem are more likely to [conform] than those… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 16 conform — con|form [kənˈfo:m US o:rm] v [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: conformer, from [i]Latin, from com ( COM ) + formare to form ] 1.) to behave in the way that most other people in your group or society behave →↑conformist ▪ the pressure on… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 conform — [[t]kənfɔ͟ː(r)m[/t]] conforms, conforming, conformed 1) VERB If something conforms to something such as a law or someone s wishes, it is of the required type or quality. [V to/with n] The Night Rider lamp has been designed to conform to new… …

    English dictionary

  • 18 conform */ — UK [kənˈfɔː(r)m] / US [kənˈfɔrm] verb [intransitive] Word forms conform : present tense I/you/we/they conform he/she/it conforms present participle conforming past tense conformed past participle conformed 1) to obey something such as a rule or… …

    English dictionary

  • 19 conform — verb ADVERB ▪ closely, exactly, fully, perfectly VERB + CONFORM ▪ be expected to, be forced to, be required to, have to …

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  • 20 conform — con|form [ kən fɔrm ] verb intransitive * 1. ) to behave in a way that people think is correct or suitable: Part of her charm was her refusal to conform. 2. ) conform to/with to obey something such as a rule or law: Products are always tested to… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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