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Synonyms for observance

carrying out of


  • carrying out of
  • attention to
  • performance of
  • respect for
  • notice of
  • honouring of
  • observation of
  • compliance with
  • adherence to
  • fulfilment of
  • discharge of
  • obedience to
  • keeping of
  • heeding of
  • conformity to


  • neglect of
  • disregard for
  • omission of
  • evasion of
  • inattention to
  • heedlessness of
  • nonobservance of

Synonyms for observance

an act of willingly carrying out the wishes of others

the act of observing a day or an event with ceremonies

a formal act or set of acts prescribed by ritual

the act of noting, observing, or taking into account

the act of observing, often for an extended time

Synonyms for observance

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The Task Force claims that it helped set up about 40,000 observances of the NDP this year.
Recall, on February 15, Human Rights Ombudsman in the Russian Federation Tatyana Moskalkova signed an order "On the establishment of a working group to monitor the observance of the electoral rights of citizens during the preparation and conduct of elections of the President of the Russian Federation.
Occupational therapists working in mental health face the additional challenges of addressing religious observance and spirituality in practice because many delusions experienced by psychiatric clients relate to religious pre-occupation, or the therapist may fear that talking about such emotionally laden topics such as religion or spirituality may exacerbate symptoms.
This year marks the sixth observance of the Juvenile Justice and Welfare Consciousness Week with theme, "Mapagkalingang Hustisya: Ugaliin at Pagtibayin.
Leaders of both sects expressed full satisfaction over the adopted security measures and assured their full cooperation for peaceful observance of Muharram.
Both the delegations expressed full satisfaction over the police security measures as well as assured their full cooperation for peaceful observance of Muharram.
Cinema has long been fascinated with the act of surveillance, and the title of Observance alone tips its hat to this lineage: it is a film that, despite its low budget, earns a place alongside movies in this category such as Blow-Up (Michelangelo Antonioni, 1966), Blow Out (Brian De Palma, 1981), The Conversation (Francis Ford Coppola, 1974) and, of course, Alfred Hitchcock's Rear Window (1954).
It follows a recent review by the UN Children's Rights Committee which recommended the parental right to opt out of religious observance should be extended to young people.
They consider such topics as observant reform's conceptual frameworks between principle and practice, "observance" as paradigm in mendicant and monastic order chronicles, Bernardino da Siena and observant preaching as a vehicle for religious transformation, pawn broking between theory and practice in observant socio-economic thought, the observance and the confrontation with early Protestantism, and the Spanish Jeronymites' incorporation of the Isidrites in 1567.
Following the interment at Beth Israel Memorial Park, Waltham, memorial observance will be at the home of Jim and Andrea Baron, Tuesday until 8 pm, Wednesday 3-8 pm.
Eighty six percent of poll respondents positively assessed observance of women's rights in business in Kyrgyzstan.
Scottish Borders Council education chiefs have drawn up new guidelines for religious observance in schools following a report carried out by representatives of both the Church of Scotland and the Catholic Church as well as religious teaching staff.
7, Fredericksburg: Observance of 70th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.
Summary: ABU DHABI - The UAE's financial markets will remain closed on Thursday (December 1) in observance of the new Islamic Hijri year 1433 
and the UAE's 40th anniversary 
of the National Day, the Securities and Commodities Authority announced.