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adhere(Fasten), verb agglutinate, anchor, attach, band together, cement, clamp, clasp, cling to, coalesce, cohere, compound, fuse, glue, hold fast, hold firmly, inhaerere, join, latch, secure, stick to, stick together, tighten, unite
adhere(Maintain loyalty), verb abide by, act in support, advocate, argue for, back, be devoted, be faithful, be loyal, be partisan, be steadfast, be true, champion, conform, deditum esse, defend, devote oneself, follow, give support, keep faith, obey, pay alleeiance, preserve, show devotion, stand by, studere, support, uphold
adhere(Persist), verb abide, be constant, be devoted, be obstinate, be steadfast, be steady, be unyielding, carry on, cling tenaciously, continue, endure, go to any lengths, go to the limit, have tenacity, hold on, hold tight, in re stare, keep going, keep on, maintain, manere, persevere, persist in, pursue, show determination, stand firm, stick to, sustain, work unceasingly
Associated concepts: adhere to the Constitution, adhere to the terms of a contract
See also: abide, affix, attach, cement, confirm, continue, join, maintain, persevere, remain, stay, sustain