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accord
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Anna Karenina
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accord
Used in
Anna Karenina
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  • The maid, who had been listening at her door for a long while, came into her room of her own accord.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He did not want to ask her what they had been talking of, but he hoped that she would tell him something of her own accord.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • She noticed that when questioning her about her family, Madame Stahl had smiled contemptuously, which was not in accord with Christian meekness.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The old servant to whose hut he had gone to get dry evidently approved of Levin's plan, and of his own accord proposed to enter the partnership by the purchase of cattle.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • His brother came the next morning to see Vronsky, and of his own accord asked him about her, and Alexey Vronsky told him directly that he looked upon his connection with Madame Karenina as marriage; that he hoped to arrange a divorce, and then to marry her, and until then he considered her as much a wife as any other wife, and he begged him to tell their mother and his wife so.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But at that very moment Tit stopped of his own accord, and stooping down picked up some grass, rubbed his scythe, and began whetting it.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: reached an accord
as in: according to, or in accord with
as in: done of her own accord
as in: accord her the respect deserved
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