What does the word comply mean?

Usage examples for comply

  1. I have delayed replying since my return, hoping to have sufficient time to comply with your request. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  2. Section 3. 10. What punishment do the Commissioners incur by failing to comply with this? – School History of North Carolina by John W. Moore
  3. A girl should never obey her lover till she is married to him; she may comply with his wishes, but she should not allow herself to be told with authority that this or that should be her line of conduct. – The Macdermots of Ballycloran by Anthony Trollope