Synonyms of observance in English:



  • 1 strict observance of the rules
    compliance with, adherence to, conformity to, obedience to, acquiescence in, accordance with, respect for; keeping, obeying, observation, fulfilment of, following, performance, honouring, heeding
    archaic abidance by
    [Antonyms] disregard
  • 2 religious observances
    rite, ritual, ceremony, ceremonial, celebration, practice, service, office, festival, tradition, custom, convention, usage, habit, formality, form
    formal praxis
  • 3 her baby's motionless observance of me
    scrutiny, observation, examination, inspection, watching, viewing, eyeing, looking
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