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English verb: conform to

1. conform to (stative) satisfy a condition or restriction

SamplesDoes this paper meet the requirements for the degree?.

Synonymsfit, meet

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)agree, check, correspond, fit, gibe, jibe, match, tally

Narrower (hyponym)accommodate, behoove, behove, coordinate, fill the bill, fit, fit the bill, fulfil, fulfill, live up to, satisfy, suit

2. conform to (stative) observe

SamplesConform to the rules.

Pattern of useSomething is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)abide by, comply, follow

Antonymsgo against, violate, break

3. conform to (change) behave in accordance or in agreement with

SamplesFollow a pattern.
Follow my example.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)copy, imitate, simulate

Narrower (hyponym)go by

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