com·pli·ance /kəmˈplaɪən(t)s/ 名詞
1. The act of complying; a yielding; as to a desire, demand, or proposal; concession; submission.
What compliances will remove dissension? --Swift.
Ready compliance with the wishes of his people. --Macaulay.
2. A disposition to yield to others; complaisance.
A man of few words and of great compliance. --Clarendon.
Syn: -- Concession; submission; consent; obedience; performance; execution; acquiescence; assent.
n 1: acting according to certain accepted standards [syn: conformity,
conformation, abidance] [ant: disobedience, nonconformity]
2: happy friendly agreement
3: a disposition or tendency to yield to the will of others
[syn: complaisance, compliancy, obligingness, deference]
4: the act of submitting; usually surrendering power to another