Conforming
Conform Con*form", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Conformed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Conforming}.] [F. conformer, L. conformare, -formatum; con- + formare to form, forma form. See {Form}.] To shape in accordance with; to make like; to bring into harmony or agreement with; -- usually with to or unto. [1913 Webster]

Demand of them wherefore they conform not themselves unto the order of the church. --Hooker. [1913 Webster]


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  • conforming — adj. 1. adhering to established customs or doctrines, especially in religion, as e.g. Orthodox Judaism. [Narrower terms: {orthodox (vs. unorthodox)}] Syn: conformist. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • conforming — conforming; non·conforming; …   English syllables

  • conforming — index agreed (harmonized), concerted, concordant, concurrent (united), congruous, consonant …   Law dictionary

  • conforming — adjective Of or pertaining to conformity. Hes trying to get a conforming loan …   Wiktionary

  • conforming — In law of sales, goods or conduct including any part of a performance are conforming or conform to the contract when they are in accordance with the obligations under the contract. U.C.C. No. 2 106(2) …   Black's law dictionary

  • conforming — In law of sales, goods or conduct including any part of a performance are conforming or conform to the contract when they are in accordance with the obligations under the contract. U.C.C. No. 2 106(2) …   Black's law dictionary

  • conforming — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. agreeing, in line with, in agreement, in conformity; see conventional 2 , 3 , harmonious 2 , obedient 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • conforming — adj. in accordance; complying con·form || kÉ™n fɔːm v. become similar, fit, match; be in harmony, comply, act in accordance with prevailing norms or standards …   English contemporary dictionary

  • conforming — adjective adhering to established customs or doctrines (especially in religion) • Syn: ↑conformist • Similar to: ↑orthodox • Topics: ↑religion, ↑faith, ↑religious belief …   Useful english dictionary

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