|1.||[ verb ] act in accordance with someone's rules, commands, or wishes|
"He complied with my instructions" "You must comply or else!" "Follow these simple rules" "abide by the rules"
|Related terms:||obey toe_the_line conform_to oblige adopt stick_to complaisance|
|2.||[ verb ] show respect towards|
|Synonyms:||respect observe honor honour|
"honor your parents!"
|Related terms:||disrespect accept lionize tolerate respect esteem deference honoring|