Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
 
Lookup History
adherence

ad·her·ence

adherence

 
 
pronunciation:
aed hi rns
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or condition of adhering.
The club demands strict adherence to its policy regarding guests.
synonyms:
attachment
similar words:
coalescence, cohesion, concretion, observance, tenacity
definition 2: steady or faithful attachment or devotion, as to a person, party, or principle; faithfulness; fidelity.
synonyms:
devotion, fealty, fidelity, loyalty
similar words:
allegiance, attachment, respect
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature