Compliant definition

kəm-plīənt
Displaying compliance.

Gave compliant responses.

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In compliance, as with a standard or regulation.

Compliant with state emissions standards; Medicare-compliant documentation.

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The definition of compliant is obeying.

An example of compliant used as an adjective is a compliant student which means a student who follows all of the rules.

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(medicine) Properly following a prescribed course of treatment.

Patients who were not compliant with their medications.

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Willing to comply; yielding; bending; pliant; submissive; willing to do what someone wants.

The suspect was compliant when arrested.

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Compatible with or following guidelines, specifications, rules, or laws.

The browser is standards compliant.

The workplace is compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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Complying or tending to comply; yielding; submissive.
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Disposed or willing to comply; submissive.
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Inclined or willing to comply; obedient.

Compliant inmates.

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Origin of compliant

  • comply + -ant.

    From Wiktionary