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accompany
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Definition to travel along with; or to be present with at the same time and/or location

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to perform with
  • The nurse accompanied the old woman everywhere.
accompanied = traveled along with
  • Will you accompany her to the party?
  • The exact numbers are shown in the accompanying table.
  • accompanying = to be present together
  • Who can accompany me on the piano?
  • Two men accompanied Cole on this final leg of his journey.
    Ben Mikaeslen  --  Touching Spirit Bear
  • accompanied = traveled with
  • She cannot accompany us home, because of her condition.
    E. B. White  --  Charlotte's Web
  • accompany = travel along with
  • With these thoughts I accompanied Jack and Franz to the fort.
    Johann Wyss  --  The Swiss Family Robinson
  • accompanied = traveled along with
  • But this, with the look of sorrow accompanying it, was enough to melt Catherine's pride in a moment,
    Jane Austen  --  Northanger Abbey
  • accompanying = with
  • she said I looked ill, and wished to accompany me to the sea-side.
    Charlotte Bronte  --  Jane Eyre
  • accompany = travel along with
  • I was not invited to accompany him on his mysterious comings and goings
    Agatha Christie  --  The ABC Murders
  • accompany = travel along with
  • Juan, standing next to him, was accompanying him on the guitar.
    Laura Esquivel  --  Like Water for Chocolate
  • accompanying = performing with
  • My son accompanied me on this journey.
    Benjamin Franklin  --  The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
  • accompanied = traveled along with
  • I am resolved to desert them and go to some remote corner of the earth, and shall be happy if you will accompany me, viscount.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Count of Monte Cristo
  • accompany = travel along with
  • There are the usual yawns and sighs that accompany waking.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Mockingjay
  • accompany = go with
  • Of course it was impossible to ignore the presence of an aging white woman accompanied by a small black child.
    Alice Walker  --  The Color Purple
  • accompanied = traveling along with
  • One day she accompanied me, upon some household errand, into the cellar of the old building which our poverty compelled us to inhabit.
    Edgar Allan Poe  --  The Black Cat
  • accompanied = came with (traveled along with)
  • Wood had given instructions that Harry should be accompanied everywhere he went, in case the Slytherins tried to put him out of action.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
  • accompanied = traveled along with
  • Of all people, why had the captain chosen Lunardi to accompany me?
    Kenneth Oppel  --  Airborn
  • accompany = travel along with
  • Dick accompanied her to the door of the elevator.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  Tender is the Night
  • accompanied = went with
  • No, only you will accompany him.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eragon
accompany = travel along with

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