Synonyms of adhere in English:


See definition of adhere


1‘a little dollop of cream adhered to her nose’


stick, stick fast, cling, hold fast, cohere, bond, attach

be stuck, be fixed, be pasted, be glued

2‘they adhere scrupulously to Judaic law’


abide by, stick to, hold to, comply with, stand by, be faithful to, act in accordance with, pay attention to, pay regard to, go along with, cooperate with, conform to, submit to

take to heart, bear in mind, be guided by

follow, obey, heed, observe, respect, uphold, fulfil


flout, ignore

3‘most of the county adhered to the episcopal church’


be attached to, be connected with, be affiliated to, be a member of

follow, support, give support to, cleave to, be loyal to, be faithful to, remain true to

informal stick with