V. WORDS RELATING TO THE VOLUNTARY POWERS; INTERSOCIAL VOLITION

III. CONDITIONAL INTERSOCIAL VOLITION

Observance.

[Antonyms: nonobservance.]

[Nouns] observance, performance, compliance, acquiescence, concurrence; obedience [more]; fulfillment, satisfaction, discharge; acquittance, acquittal.

adhesion, acknowledgement; fidelity (probity) [more]; exact [more] - observance.

[Verbs] observe, comply with, respect, acknowledge, abide by; cling to, adhere to, be faithful to, act up to; meet, fulfill; carry out, carry into execution; execute, perform, keep, satisfy, discharge; do one's office.

perform an obligation, fulfill an obligation, discharge an obligation, acquit oneself of an obligation; make good; make good one's word, make good one's promise, keep one's word, keep one's promise; redeem one's pledge; keep faith with, stand to one's engagement.

[Adjectives] observant, faithful, true, loyal; honorable [more]; true as the dial to the sun, true as the needle to the pole; punctual, punctilious; literal (exact) [more]; as good as one's word.

[Adverbs] faithfully

[Phrases] ignoscito soepe alteri nunquam tibi; tempori parendum; "to God, thy country, and thy friend be true" [Vaughan].

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