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accompany
used in The Giver

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

or:

to perform with
  • Each announcement was lengthy, accompanied by a speech directed at the new Twelve.
    52.8
  • But many came to the stage accompanied by another child beaming with pride to receive a little brother or sister, the way Jonas had when he was about to be a Five.
    43.4
  • There was new clothing: different undergarments for the females, whose bodies were beginning to change; and longer trousers for the males, with a specially shaped pocket for the small calculator that they would use this year in school; but those were simply presented in wrapped packages without an accompanying speech.
    47.2
  • Jonas nodded, agreeing, as he recalled the incident, and its accompanying misery.
    63.0

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