Meaning: To eliminate someone or something. Usage: Dexter had an alibi, so the police ruled him out as a suspect.
Meaning: To fail; doesn’t happen. Usage: The talks between the two companies fell through, they will no longer be working together.
Meaning: To suggest to someone that they should not do something. Usage: The Government advises against foreign travel due to civil unrest.
Meaning: To obey the laws, rules or an agreement. Usage: You must adhere to the contract, otherwise there will be a severe penalty.
Meaning: To do the job of a person or a thing. Usage: Sarah speaks Spanish, she can act as your translator.