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accord
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The Winter's Tale
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as in: done of her own accord Define
mind -- voluntarily (without anyone asking)
  • Let him that makes but trifles of his eyes First hand me: on mine own accord I’ll off; But first I’ll do my errand—The good queen, For she is good, hath brought you forth a daughter; Here ’tis; commends it to your blessing.

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  • She was not forced. She did it of her own accord.
  • After the fight, he turned himself in of his own accord.

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as in: according to, or in accord with Define
in keeping with; or in agreement/harmony/unity with
  • …white robes, Like very sanctity, she did approach My cabin where I lay: thrice bow’d before me; And, gasping to begin some speech, her eyes Became two spouts: the fury spent, anon Did this break from her: ’Good Antigonus, Since fate, against thy better disposition, Hath made thy person for the thrower-out Of my poor babe, according to thine oath,— Places remote enough are in Bohemia, There weep, and leave it crying; and, for the babe Is counted lost for ever, Perdita I pr’ythee call’t.

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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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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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