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accord
used in Lonesome Dove

2 meanings, 10 uses
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1  —5 uses as in:
according to, or in accord with
Definition
in keeping with; or in agreement/harmony/unity with
This sense of accord is often seen in the form according to where it can take on more specific meanings. For example:
  • "According to Kim, ..." — as stated by
  • "To each according to her ability." — based upon
  • "Points are scored according to how well they perform." — depending upon
  • "The dose is calculated according to body weight." — in proportion to
  • They had to work around her every day and suffered accordingly.
    Chapters 1-2 (27% in)
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • " "According to you, all us Johnsons are lunatics," July said, a little irritated.
    Chapters 26-27 (7% in)
  • According to Gus she had stayed drunk most of her last year.
    Chapters 46-47 (31% in)
  • According to the story, the snake had dropped right off a limb and onto the man and had bitten him in the neck.
    Chapters 52-53 (5% in)
  • He spread a blanket near the fireplace and sorted the buttons into piles according to size.
    Chapters 60-61 (42% in)

There are no more uses of "accord" flagged with this meaning in Lonesome Dove.

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2  —4 uses as in:
done of her own accord
Definition
mind — voluntarily (without anyone asking)
  • Newt ate another of his own accord and Deets ate four or five more.
    Chapters 48-49 (24% in)
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • "He might get bored and leave of his own accord," Clara volunteered.
    Chapters 87-88 (12% in)
  • I figured if you didn't come of your own accord you wouldn't be no good to me anyway.
    Chapters 87-88 (47% in)
  • The cattle spread of their own accord.
    Chapters 89-90 (47% in)

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?  —1 use
exact meaning not specified
  • He had never heard of anyone naming a snake before, but then nothing she did accorded with any procedure he was familiar with.
    Chapters 36-37 (77% in)

There are no more uses of "accord" in Lonesome Dove.

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