a disposition or tendency to yield to the will of others
Derivationally related forms:
Hypernyms: ↑agreeableness, ↑agreeability

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  • Compliancy — Com*pli an*cy, n. Compliance; disposition to yield to others. Goldsmith. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • compliancy — index amenability, compliance Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • compliancy — noun Date: 1643 compliance …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • compliancy — /keuhm pluy euhn see/, n., pl. compliancies. compliance (defs. 1, 2, 4). [COMPLY + ANCY] * * * …   Universalium

  • compliancy — noun The condition of being compliant; compliance, complaisance …   Wiktionary

  • compliancy — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality or state of willingly carrying out the wishes of others: acquiescence, amenability, amenableness, compliance, deference, obedience, submission, submissiveness, tractability, tractableness. See RESIST …   English dictionary for students

  • compliancy — n. obedience, submissiveness, docility …   English contemporary dictionary

  • compliancy — com·pli·an·cy …   English syllables

  • compliancy — com•pli•an•cy [[t]kəmˈplaɪ ən si[/t]] n. pl. cies compliance 1), compliance 2) …   From formal English to slang

  • complaisance — noun a disposition or tendency to yield to the will of others (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑compliance, ↑compliancy, ↑obligingness, ↑deference • Derivationally related forms: ↑deferential ( …   Useful english dictionary

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