compliant

If you are willing to submit to someone's request, then you are compliant. Parents like it when their teenagers are compliant and follow the rules. Teenagers, on the other hand, are probably not as compliant as parents would like to think!

The adjective compliant can also describe something that conforms or is agreeable. "The lawyers made sure that the man's will was fully compliant with state law, so that his children could not contest his desire to leave his entire estate to his dog, Fluffy." If you buy computer software that is not compliant with your operating system, it won't work properly.

Definitions of compliant
  1. adjective
    disposed or willing to comply
    “children compliant with the parental will”
    Synonyms:
    amenable, conformable
    disposed or willing to comply
    lamblike
    like a lamb in meekness and gentleness
    nonresistant
    offering no resistance
    manageable
    capable of being managed or controlled
    obedient
    dutifully complying with the commands or instructions of those in authority
    manipulable, tractable
    easily managed (controlled or taught or molded)
    willing
    disposed or inclined toward
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    Antonyms:
    defiant, noncompliant
    boldly resisting authority or an opposing force
    insubordinate, resistant, resistive, rogue
    disposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority
    obstreperous
    noisily and stubbornly defiant
    recalcitrant
    marked by stubborn resistance to authority
    difficult, unmanageable
    hard to control
    disobedient
    not obeying or complying with commands of those in authority
    insubordinate
    not submissive to authority
    intractable
    not tractable; difficult to manage or mold
    unwilling
    not disposed or inclined toward
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