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complyverb [I]

uk   /kəmˈplaɪ/ us   /kəmˈplaɪ/ formal
C1 to act according to an order, set of rules, or request: He's been ordered to have the dog destroyed because it's dangerous, but he refuses to comply. There are serious penalties for failure to comply with the regulations.

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complyverb [I]

us   /kəmˈplɑɪ/ fml
to obey an order, rule, or request: Comosa says he will comply with the judge’s ruling.
compliance
noun [U] us   /kəmˈplɑɪ·əns/
fml The company said that it had always acted in compliance with environmental laws.
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complyverb [I]

uk   /kəmˈplaɪ/ us  
LAW to obey a particular rule or law, or act according to an agreement: comply with sth The state's mining law requires mine operators to comply with local land use regulations.
(Definition of comply from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “comply”
in Vietnamese tuân theo…
in Spanish cumplir, acatar, obedecer…
in Malaysian patuh…
in Thai เชื่อฟัง…
in French se soumettre (à)…
in German erfüllen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 服從, 遵守, 依從…
in Russian исполнять, подчиняться…
in Turkish itaat etmek, razı olmak, muvafakat etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 服从, 遵守, 依从…
in Indonesian mematuhi…
in Polish zastosować się…
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“comply” in American English

Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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