• IPA: /kəmˈplaɪəns/


  1. An act of complying.
  2. (uncountable) The state of being compliant.
  3. (uncountable) The tendency of conforming with or agreeing to the wishes of others.
  4. (mechanics) A measure of the extension or displacement of a loaded structure; its flexibility
  5. (medicine) The accuracy with which a patient follows an agreed treatment plan
  6. (uncountable, business) The department of a business that ensures all government regulations are complied with.
Synonyms Antonyms Related terms Translations Translations Translations Translations
  • Russian: податливость
Translations Translations
  • German: Compliance, Regeltreue, Regelkonformität
  • Portuguese: compliance
  • Spanish: contraloría, auditoría, regulación

This text is extracted from the Wiktionary and it is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license | Terms and conditions | Privacy policy 0.003
Offline English dictionary