Con·form a. Of the same form; similar in import; conformable.
Care must be taken that the interpretation be every way conform to the analogy of faith. --Bp.Hall.
Con·form, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Conformed p. pr. & vb. n. Conforming.] To shape in accordance with; to make like; to bring into harmony or agreement with; -- usually with to or unto.
Demand of them wherefore they conform not themselves unto the order of the church. --Hooker.
Con·form, v. i.
1. To be in accord or harmony; to comply; to be obedient; to submit; -- with to or with.
A rule to which experience must conform. --Whewell.
2. Eng. Eccl. Hist. To comply with the usages of the Established Church; to be a conformist.
About two thousand ministers whose consciences did not suffer them to conform were driven from their benefices in a day. --Macaulay.
v 1: be similar, be in line with [ant: deviate]
2: adapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions; "We
must adjust to the bad economic situation" [syn: adjust,