Adjective "Adhere" Definition and Examples




    1. to stay attached; stick fast; cleave; cling (usually followed by to): The mud adhered to his shoes.

    2. Physics. (of two or more dissimilar substances) to be united by a molecular force acting in the area of contact.

    3. to be devoted in support or allegiance; be attached as a follower or upholder (usually followed by to): to adhere to a party.

    4. to hold closely or firmly (usually followed by to): to adhere to a plan.

    5. Obsolete. to


    "policies can be adhere."

    "feminists can be adhere."