Definition of "complying" []

  • To act in accordance with rules, wishes, etc; be obedient (to) (verb)
  • To be obedient or complaisant (verb)
  • Present participle of comply. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "complying" in a sentence
  • "And only after the French government threatened to fine a major French Internet provider, Iliad SA, did the company begin complying with the law by providing the email addresses of suspected offenders among its subscribers."
  • "Doug Brooks, the president of International Peace Operations Associations, a group that represents security firms, said the report highlights the difficulty in complying with contract requirements to provide local hires."
  • "Internet, which can assist attorneys in complying with the new rules."