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accord
used in Frankenstein

16 uses
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1  —13 uses as in:
according to, or in accord with
Definition
in keeping with; or in agreement/harmony/unity with
This sense of accord is often seen in the form according to where it can take on more specific meanings. For example:
  • "According to Kim, ..." — as stated by
  • "To each according to her ability." — based upon
  • "Points are scored according to how well they perform." — depending upon
  • "The dose is calculated according to body weight." — in proportion to
  • We accordingly lay to, hoping that some change would take place in the atmosphere and weather.
    Introductory Letters (53% in)
  • But the old man decidedly refused, thinking himself bound in honour to my friend, who, when he found the father inexorable, quitted his country, nor returned until he heard that his former mistress was married according to her inclinations.
    Introductory Letters (38% in)
  • We accordingly brought him back to the deck and restored him to animation by rubbing him with brandy and forcing him to swallow a small quantity.
    Introductory Letters (63% in)
  • We felt that they were not the tyrants to rule our lot according to their caprice, but the agents and creators of all the many delights which we enjoyed.
    Chapter 2 (21% in)
  • Accordingly, a few months after your departure for Ingolstadt, Justine was called home by her repentant mother.
    Chapter 6 (33% in)
  • We accordingly rested on a seat until they should return.
    Chapter 7 (7% in)
  • Accordingly I hid myself in some thick underwood, determining to devote the ensuing hours to reflection on my situation.
    Chapter 16 (10% in)
  • We accordingly determined to commence our journey towards the north at the expiration of another month.
    Chapter 19 (21% in)
  • But I was in no mood to laugh and talk with strangers or enter into their feelings or plans with the good humour expected from a guest; and accordingly I told Clerval that I wished to make the tour of Scotland alone.
    Chapter 19 (70% in)
  • With trembling hand I conveyed the instruments out of the room, but I reflected that I ought not to leave the relics of my work to excite the horror and suspicion of the peasants; and I accordingly put them into a basket, with a great quantity of stones, and laying them up, determined to throw them into the sea that very night; and in the meantime I sat upon the beach, employed in cleaning and arranging my chemical apparatus.
    Chapter 20 (60% in)
  • I was innocent; that could easily be proved; accordingly I followed my conductor in silence and was led to one of the best houses in the town.
    Chapter 20 (97% in)
  • About half a dozen men came forward; and, one being selected by the magistrate, he deposed that he had been out fishing the night before with his son and brother-in-law, Daniel Nugent, when, about ten o'clock, they observed a strong northerly blast rising, and they accordingly put in for port.
    Chapter 21 (3% in)
  • I was accordingly conducted, by the magistrate and several other persons, to the inn.
    Chapter 21 (18% in)

There are no more uses of "accord" flagged with this meaning in Frankenstein.

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  • The gentle and domestic manners it described, combined with lofty sentiments and feelings, which had for their object something out of self, accorded well with my experience among my protectors and with the wants which were forever alive in my own bosom.
    Chapter 15 (11% in)
  • I was their plaything and their idol, and something better—their child, the innocent and helpless creature bestowed on them by heaven, whom to bring up to good, and whose future lot it was in their hands to direct to happiness or misery, according as they fulfilled their duties towards me.
    Chapter 1 (55% in)
  • The raising of ghosts or devils was a promise liberally accorded by my favourite authors, the fulfilment of which I most eagerly sought; and if my incantations were always unsuccessful, I attributed the failure rather to my own inexperience and mistake than to a want of skill or fidelity in my instructors.
    Chapter 2 (73% in)

There are no more uses of "accord" in Frankenstein.

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