• (British) IPA: /kəmˈplʌɪənt/
  • (America) IPA: /kəmˈplaɪənt/


  1. Willing to comply; submissive; willing to do what someone wants.
    The suspect was compliant when arrested.
    Tendon is compliant compared to bone.
    Synonyms: yielding, bending, pliant
  2. Compatible with or following guidelines, specifications, rules, or laws.
    The browser is standards-compliant.
    The workplace is compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Synonyms Antonyms Related terms Translations Translations
  • French: conforme
  • German: den Auflagen entsprechen, die Auflagen erfüllen
  • Italian: conforme
  • Portuguese: conforme
  • Russian: согласованный
  • Spanish: conforme, en orden

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