Dictionary.com

adherence

[ ad-heer-uhns, -her- ]
/ 忙d藞h瑟蓹r 蓹ns, -藞h蓻r- /
Save This Word!

noun
the quality of adhering; steady devotion, support, allegiance, or attachment: adherence to a party; rigid adherence to rules.
the act or state of adhering; adhesion.
QUIZ
CAN YOU ANSWER THESE COMMON GRAMMAR DEBATES?
There are grammar debates that never die; and the ones highlighted in the questions in this quiz are sure to rile everyone up once again. Do you know how to answer the questions that cause some of the greatest grammar debates?
Question 1 of 7
Which sentence is correct?

Origin of adherence

<Medieval Latin adh膿rentia.See adhere, -ence

OTHER WORDS FROM adherence

non路ad路her路ence, nounpre路ad路her路ence, noun

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH adherence

adherence , adherents, adhesion

Words nearby adherence

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 漏 Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use adherence in a sentence

FEEDBACK