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  1. conformverb

    To act in accordance with expectations; to behave in the manner of others, especially as a result of social pressure.

    acquiesce, comply, go along to get along, knuckle under, submit

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  1. conform

    agree, consent, harmonize, adapt, fit, tally, suit, obey, comply, unite, yield

    disagree, dissent, vary, dissociate, secede, misfit, dissimilate, misadapt

Princeton's WordNet

  1. conformverb

    be similar, be in line with

    adjust, adapt

    depart, vary, diverge, deviate

  2. adjust, conform, adaptverb

    adapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions

    "We must adjust to the bad economic situation"

    adapt, set, accommodate, align, aline, adjust, correct, line up

    vary, diverge, depart, deviate

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  1. conformverb

    make conformable, bring into compliance

  2. conformverb

    comply, yield assent

  3. conformverb

    agree, harmonize, tally, square, quadrate, correspond, comport

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "conform":

    comply, adhere, meet, correspond, compliant, abide, satisfy, follow, align

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  1. Shakti Gawain:

    When we create something, we always create it first in a thought form. If we are basically positive in attitude, expecting and envisioning pleasure, satisfaction and happiness, we will attract and create people, situations, and events which conform to our positive expectations.

  2. Eric Hoffer:

    Woe to him inside a nonconformist clique who does not conform with nonconformity.

  3. Stephen Krajcarski:

    Ergonomics is really the field of trying to fit the jobs to the workers, instead of the workers having to conform and adapt to the job, by using tools such as the Ironhand we are really trying to mitigate any potential concerns or physical demands that may eventually cause a medical concern for that individual operator.

  4. Rory McIlroy:

    I certainly feel some sympathy for him because I don’t think that you should be ostracized or criticized for being different, and I think we have all known from the start that Bryson is different and he is not going to conform to the way people want him to be, there are certainly things that he has done in the past that have brought some of this stuff on himself. I’m not saying that he’s completely blameless in this.

  5. Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster:

    An American priority must be preventing the collapse of the Afghan government, lest the Taliban’s partners, including al Qaeda and other jihadist terrorists, re-establish a base to plan, prepare and direct attacks against the U.S., its allies and others who don’t conform to their perverted interpretation of Islam. Other objectives should include limiting the humanitarian disaster and ensuring that the gains the Afghan people—especially women and girls—made since 2001 aren’t lost.

Translations for conform

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  • تتفقArabic
  • съобразявам се, подчинявам се на, съответствувамBulgarian
  • συμμορφώνονταιGreek
  • noudattaaFinnish
  • s'alignerFrench
  • conformDutch
  • dostosować sięPolish
  • [[estar]] [[em]] [[conformidade]] [[com]], conformar-sePortuguese
  • acorda, conforma, concordaRomanian
  • согласоваться, быть подобным, сообразовываться, подчиняться, соответствовать, сообразовыватьRussian
  • uymakTurkish
  • theoVietnamese

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