Adjective "Adhered" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Adhered


    Definition:

    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

    Origin:
    adhere

    Examples:

    "spirits can be adhered to likings."

    "procedures can be adhered in contracts."

    "placentas can be adhered to intestines."

    "guidelines can be adhered in/at/on days."

    "guidelines can be adhered to commons."

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