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conform

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishconformcon‧form /kənˈfɔːm $ -ɔːrm/ ●○○ AWL verb [intransitive] 🔊 🔊 1 OBEYto behave in the way that most other people in your group or society behaveconformist 🔊 the pressure on schoolchildren to conformconform to/with 🔊 people who do not conform to traditional standards of behaviour2 OBEYto obey a law, rule etcconform to/with 🔊 Students can be expelled for refusing to conform to school rules. 🔊 All new buildings must conform with the regional development plan. 🔊 products which conform to international safety standards3 conform to a pattern/model/ideal etc→ See Verb table
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conformGetting everyone on the team to conform has taken a long time.Techniques such as object oriented design and structured programming will have to be followed to conform to engineering practice.His triumphal entry into Jerusalem, for example, represents an attempt to conform to one of them.Neither of them conforms to the default format, but they both work.Indeed, few files seem in practice to conform to this requirement.They do not conform well to national polls.conform to/withCelie strived not to conform to a stereotyped henpecked housebound wife.Writing also has to conform to an idea.And multinationals must conform to national laws and regulations on additives, flavourings, colourings and artificial low-calorie sweeteners.All flights in these conditions must conform with published procedures and traffic patterns.The solution offered might not conform to the dogma of either political party.Hall describes the negotiated reading as one which only partly conforms to the intended, dominant meaning.In the congressional debates, the battle lines closely conformed to the resolutions passed in the states.These were varied in each group to conform to the subject and its natural rate of movement.conform to/withCelie strived not to conform to a stereotyped henpecked housebound wife.Writing also has to conform to an idea.And multinationals must conform to national laws and regulations on additives, flavourings, colourings and artificial low-calorie sweeteners.All flights in these conditions must conform with published procedures and traffic patterns.The solution offered might not conform to the dogma of either political party.Hall describes the negotiated reading as one which only partly conforms to the intended, dominant meaning.In the congressional debates, the battle lines closely conformed to the resolutions passed in the states.These were varied in each group to conform to the subject and its natural rate of movement.
From Longman Business Dictionaryconformcon‧form /kənˈfɔːrm/ verb [intransitive] to obey a law or ruleThe website owner must conform with the requirements of the Data Protection Act.The property conformed to all the latest building regulations.→ See Verb table
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Verb table
conform
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyconform
he, she, itconforms
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyconformed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave conformed
he, she, ithas conformed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad conformed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill conform
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have conformed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam conforming
he, she, itis conforming
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you, we, theyare conforming
Past
I, he, she, itwas conforming
you, we, theywere conforming
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been conforming
he, she, ithas been conforming
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been conforming
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be conforming
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been conforming
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