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accompany
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
to travel along with; or to be present with at the same time and/or location

or:

to perform with
  • How plainly he's a fugitive! no baggage, not a hat-box, valise, or carpet-bag,—no friends accompany him to the wharf with their adieux.
    Chapters 7-9 -- The Chapel; The Pulpit; The Sermon (51% in)
  • All these strange antics were accompanied by still stranger guttural noises from the devotee, who seemed to be praying in a sing-song or else singing some pagan psalmody or other, during which his face twitched about in the most unnatural manner.
    Chapters 1-3 -- Loomings; The Carpet-Bag; The Spouter-Inn (93% in)
  • He at once resolved to accompany me to that island, ship aboard the same vessel, get into the same watch, the same boat, the same mess with me, in short to share my every hap; with both my hands in his, boldly dip into the Potluck of both worlds.
    Chapters 10-12 -- A Bosom Friend; Nightgown; Biographical (96% in)
  • The stout sail-boat that had accompanied us began ranging alongside.
    Chapters 22-24 -- Merry Christmas; The Lee Shore; The Advocate (28% in)
  • And since in this famous fishery, each mate or headsman, like a Gothic Knight of old, is always accompanied by his boat-steerer or harpooneer, who in certain conjunctures provides him with a fresh lance, when the former one has been badly twisted, or elbowed in the assault; and moreover, as there generally subsists between the two, a close intimacy and friendliness; it is therefore but meet, that in this place we set down who the Pequod's harpooneers were, and to what headsman each of...
    Chapters 25-27 -- Postscript; Knights and Squires; Knights and Squires (74% in)
  • An Anacharsis Clootz deputation from all the isles of the sea, and all the ends of the earth, accompanying Old Ahab in the Pequod to lay the world's grievances before that bar from which not very many of them ever come back.
    Chapters 25-27 -- Postscript; Knights and Squires; Knights and Squires (97% in)
  • To mention but one thing about it, let me say that it has an eye which applied, according to the accompanying scale, to a full grown sperm whale, would make the eye of that whale a bow-window some five feet long.
    Chapters 55-57 -- Monstrous Pictures of Whales; Less Erroneous Pictures of Whales; Whales in Paint…. (22% in)
  • "Cook," here interposed Stubb, accompanying the word with a sudden slap on the shoulder,—"Cook! why, damn your eyes, you mustn't swear that way when you're preaching.
    Chapters 64-66 -- Stubb's Supper; The Whale as a Dish; The Shark Massacre (37% in)
  • Sometimes, nothing is injured but the man who is thus annihilated; oftener the boat's bow is knocked off, or the thigh-board, in which the headsman stands, is torn from its place and accompanies the body.
    Chapters 70-72 -- The Sphynx; The Jeroboam's Story; The Monkey-Rope (53% in)
  • In truth, this gentleman is a luxurious Ottoman, swimming about over the watery world, surroundingly accompanied by all the solaces and endearments of the harem.
    Chapters 88-90 -- Schools and Schoolmasters; Fast-Fish and Loose-Fish; Heads or Tails (4% in)
  • It was but some few days after encountering the Frenchman, that a most significant event befell the most insignificant of the Pequod's crew; an event most lamentable; and which ended in providing the sometimes madly merry and predestinated craft with a living and ever accompanying prophecy of whatever shattered sequel might prove her own.
    Chapters 91-93 -- The Pequod Meets The Rose-Bud; Ambergris; The Castaway (69% in)
  • Before it, far out on the soft Turkish-rugged waters, went the glistening white shadow from his broad, milky forehead, a musical rippling playfully accompanying the shade; and behind, the blue waters interchangeably flowed over into the moving valley of his steady wake; and on either hand bright bubbles arose and danced by his side.
    Chapters 133-135 -- The Chase--First Day; The Chase--Second Day; The Chase--Third Day (8% in)
  • Yet the voice spake true; for scarce had he pushed from the ship, when numbers of sharks, seemingly rising from out the dark waters beneath the hull, maliciously snapped at the blades of the oars, every time they dipped in the water; and in this way accompanied the boat with their bites.
    Chapters 133-135 -- The Chase--First Day; The Chase--Second Day; The Chase--Third Day (73% in)
  • And still as Ahab glided over the waves the unpitying sharks accompanied him; and so pertinaciously stuck to the boat; and so continually bit at the plying oars, that the blades became jagged and crunched, and left small splinters in the sea, at almost every dip.
    Chapters 133-135 -- The Chase--First Day; The Chase--Second Day; The Chase--Third Day (84% in)

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