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accost
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Twelfth Night
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  • Accost, Sir Andrew, accost.
  • Accost, Sir Andrew, accost.
  • Good Mistress Accost, I desire better acquaintance.
  • Good Mistress Mary Accost,— SIR TOBY.
  • You mistake, knight: accost is, front her, board her, woo her, assail her.
  • Is that the meaning of accost?
  • You should then have accosted her; and with some excellent jests, fire-new from the mint, you should have banged the youth into dumbness.

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  • He accosted me with excessive warmth, for he had been drinking much.
    Edgar Allan Poe  --  The Cask of Amontillado
  • A few blocks from home, he was accosted by two robbers.
    Mitch Albom  --  Tuesdays with Morrie

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