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as in: according to, or in accord with Define
in keeping with; or in agreement/harmony/unity with
  • Bound by my charity and my bless’d order, I come to visit the afflicted spirits Here in the prison: do me the common right To let me see them, and to make me know The nature of their crimes, that I may minister To them accordingly.
  • Faith, my lord, I spoke it but according to the trick.

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  • Despatch it presently; the hour draws on Prefix’d by Angelo: see this be done, And sent according to command; whiles I Persuade this rude wretch willingly to die.

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  • She will get a fair trial in accordance with the law.
  • She dresses in accordance with the latest fashions.

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  • There was a friar told me of this man:— Sirrah, thou art said to have a stubborn soul, That apprehends no further than this world, And squar’st thy life according.

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as in: according to, or in accord with Define
in keeping with; or in agreement/harmony/unity with
as in: reached an accord Define
an agreement
as in: done of her own accord Define
mind -- voluntarily (without anyone asking)
as in: accord her the respect deserved Define
to give someone special treatment -- especially respect
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