To give up, as in defeat; surrender or submit.
To allow oneself to be subjected to something:
To adhere to, follow, keep, or abide by (a law, custom, duty, rule, etc.)
To be guided by; submit to the control of
To be careful about:
To grasp the meaning or logic of; understand:
(Geology) To form bends in (a stratum of rock).
To apply (the mind) closely:
Apply is defined as using something to complete a task or to do something.
To be in harmony or accord
(Intransitive) To rest satisfied, or apparently satisfied, or to rest without opposition and discontent (usually implying previous opposition or discontent); to accept or consent by silence or by omitting to object; — followed by ""in"", sometimes also by ""with"" and ""to"".
(Often reflexive) To render fit, suitable, or correspondent; to adapt; to conform; as, to accommodate ourselves to circumstances.
To accept or submit to.
To refrain from divulging:
To stick fast; stay attached
To refuse to cooperate with, submit to, etc.
To refuse to acknowledge as one's own; disown; repudiate
To refuse bluntly; snub
To turn down (an applicant, as for a job); refuse to accept.
To decline to accept; reject
To endure resignedly or patiently:
Find another word for complies. In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for complies, like: yields, submits, observes, obeys, minds, follows, folds, conforms, bends, applies and agrees.