abide by


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Synonyms for abide by

act in accordance with someone's rules, commands, or wishes

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The great body of the people abide by the dry legal obligation in both cases, and a few break over in each.
Regrettably, the Iraqi Federal Government, in return, did not abide by its obligations of sending the financial liabilities of the Kurdistan Region.
They pointed out that although colored abayas are easily available in the market, female students are required to abide by the rule of wearing black as a sign of respect to the educational environment.
People should abide by the new law by not driving motorcycles and bicycles after 10pm on main roads as they may cause noise and disturb others.
12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following a move by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman to file suit against Western Sky Loans - an online lender which does not operate under tribal law or abide by tribal regulatory bodies and is not wholly-owned by a federally-recognized tribe, Barry Brandon, Executive Director of the Native American Financial Services Association (NAFSA) today released the following statement:
and Sleiman expects breakthrough for Cabinet project interest Lebanese awakening: Let ambassadors abide by norms.
KUWAIT, Nov 20 (KUNA) -- The Minister of Information re-stressed on Tuesday that citizens planning to stage political demonstrations must abide by relevant laws.
CBI calls to abide by exchange rates BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: The Central Bank of Iraq (CBI) called Iraqi merchants and industrialist to abide by the exchange rate of the US dollar to be 1189 Iraqi dinars.
Summary: A spate of road accidents over the last 48 hours has claimed two lives and injured nearly 20 people, as the police urged the public to abide by posted speed limits.
The Central Election Commission asked the Parliament of Kyrgyzstan to tell what law to abide by in filling vacant mandates.
Davutoglu said Turkey should of course protect its benefits, "it does not mean refusing to abide by the resolutions of the UN Council.
Summary: Madrid - Spain called anew, on Monday, upon its nationals to abide by "the law in force" following the latest incidents caused by Spanish activists in Laayun.
The recent Meriden fiasco has got to reach the right conclusion for those who abide by the law or this country has spiralled totally out of control.
Summary: The ministry of Trade on Monday called merchants to abide by the new margin limits for wholesale and retail sales of blended Portland cement set in the executive decree of 22 July 2009.
Algiers, 24 August: The ministry of Trade on Monday called merchants to abide by the new margin limits for wholesale and retail sales of blended Portland cement set in the executive decree of 22 July 2009.