Definition of adherence


  • faithful support for a cause or political party or religion; "attachment to a formal agenda", "adherence to a fat-free diet", "the adhesion of Seville was decisive". Synonyms: adhesion, attachment.
  • the property of sticking together (as of glue and wood) or the joining of surfaces of different composition; "the mutual adhesiveness of cells", "a heated hydraulic press was required for adhesion". Synonyms: adhesion, adhesiveness, bond.

Related words

cabalism, ecclesiasticism, kabbalism, royalism, traditionalism.

Rhymes with adherence

appearance, clearance, coherence, disappearance, incoherence, interference, interference, noninterference, perseverance, reappearance.

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  • adherence is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 15 points
  • adherence is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 15 points
  • adherence is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 16 points
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