Definition of 'accompany'
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The dancers are capable and three of the works have the bonus of being accompanied by live music. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The bucolic, transporting music is accompanied by moments of unintentional hilarity. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We do not talk of energy flows and there is no gong at the end, just music to accompany the flowing movements. Times, Sunday Times (2016)For most of the concert the 36-year-old sat at the piano and was accompanied by a string quartet, a drummer and a keyboard player. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The disabled and the elderly can be accompanied by one person. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The catalogue which accompanies this exhibition is as sumptuous as the show itself. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)She thinks fans also enjoy the fact that classes are accompanied by the piano. Times, Sunday Times (2013)His meals would be accompanied by one or two glasses of beer. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The book to accompany the exhibition is out now. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He is also alleged to have thrown a rubbish bin that hit one of the accompanying vehicles. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The accompanying exhibition will open next year. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But invest in the book which accompanies this exhibition. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The special music was given by a visiting single who was accompanied on the piano by a married woman. Christianity Today (2000)Beautiful photographs, maps and illustrations accompany the text. The Sun (2014)The raw, haunting music that accompanies them is a hybrid that represents both their artistic worlds. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He was told that he would have to compose accompanying orchestral music while the film was being made and without seeing the script. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Cuban movies, music and cuisine accompany your time aboard. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Usually it's a screaming match which ends up being accompanied by beautiful piano music. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And now, a new film accompanies the music. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is presented with meticulous scholarship, and the accompanying catalogue is one to treasure. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)A classical piano soundtrack accompanies the story. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It accompanied an exhibition in Ghent. The Times Literary Supplement (2008)Individuals faced with this dilemma did not know whether or not they faced jail for accompanying a loved one to a country where assisted suicide is lawful. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Tuck in to a selection of pastries and cakes which look too delicious to eat during afternoon tea, accompanied by a piano player. The Sun (2014)The cup was whisked from Heathrow with a police escort and accompanied by 11 guards. The Sun (2006)Indeed, there are 143 wonderful illustrations to accompany the text. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Hollywood isn't just recycling plot lines, it is recycling the music that accompanies them. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The jaunty incidental music that has accompanied her progress from bedroom, through kitchen, to surgery ceases. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'accompany'
British English: accompany /əˈkʌmpənɪ; əˈkʌmpnɪ/ VERB
If you accompany someone, you go somewhere with them.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
- American English: accompany
- Arabic: يُرافِقُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: acompanhar
- Chinese: 陪同
- Croatian: pratiti
- Czech: doprovodit
- Danish: ledsage
- Dutch: begeleiden
- European Spanish: acompañar
- Finnish: tulla mukaan
- French: accompagner
- German: begleiten Person
- Greek: συνοδεύω
- Italian: accompagnare
- Japanese: 同行する
- Korean: 동행하다
- Norwegian: følge
- Polish: towarzyszyć
- European Portuguese: acompanhar
- Romanian: a acompania
- Russian: сопровождать
- Spanish: acompañar
- Swedish: följa med
- Thai: ไปเป็นเพื่อน
- Turkish: eşlik etmek yanında gitmek
- Ukrainian: супроводжувати
- Vietnamese: đi cùng
Definition of accompany from the Collins English Dictionary
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