Definition of "accordance" []

  • Agreement; conformity: in accordance with your instructions. (noun)
  • The act of granting. (noun)
  • Conformity; agreement; accord (esp in the phrase in accordance with) (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • The act of granting; bestowal (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "accordance" in a sentence
  • "Arresting people, and treating them in accordance with the Constitution, is the standard procedure for the FBI."
  • "Military tribunals can, indeed be perfectly legal, constitutional, and in accordance with international treaty."
  • "But what I have said is in accordance with most National, State and municipal laws."