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accord
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The Count of Monte Cristo
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accord
Used in
The Count of Monte Cristo
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  • To you, perhaps, they will accord the time they have refused to me.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "He will very probably come of his own accord," said Morcerf.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Morcerf appreciated the advice of Monte Cristo to let things die away of their own accord.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "May I hope, sir," said Madame de Villefort, "that your intentions accord with my request?"  (not reviewed by editor)

  • You prohibited my mentioning my father's name to her, but perhaps she will allude to him of her own accord in the course of the recital, and you have no idea how delighted I should be to hear our name pronounced by such beautiful lips.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Powerful memories were stirred within them by the sight of the round tower, Fort Saint-Nicolas, the City Hall designed by Puget, [*] the port with its brick quays, where they had both played in childhood, and it was with one accord that they stopped on the Cannebiere.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • This picturesque attire set him off to great advantage; and when he had bound the scarf around his waist, and when his hat, placed coquettishly on one side, let fall on his shoulder a stream of ribbons, Franz was forced to confess that costume has much to do with the physical superiority we accord to certain nations.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I will tell him the ties which bind me to Mademoiselle Valentine; if he be a sensible man, he will prove it by renouncing of his own accord the hand of his betrothed, and will secure my friendship, and love until death; if he refuse, either through interest or ridiculous pride, after I have proved to him that he would be forcing my wife from me, that Valentine loves me, and will have no other, I will fight with him, give him every advantage, and I shall kill him, or he will kill me; if…  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "Nay," said she, "do not smile; it ill accords with the expression of your countenance, and I am sure it does not spring from your heart.  (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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