accompanied accompanied  /ə ˈkəm pə nid/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having companions or an escort
  2. (adj) playing or singing with instrumental or vocal accompaniment
  3. (v) be present or associated with an event or entity
  4. (v) go or travel along with
  5. (v) perform an accompaniment to
  6. (v) be a companion to somebody

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Usage(s):

  1. Much has been made of Marilyn's desperate personal history, the litany of abusive foster homes and the predatory Hollywood scum that accompanied her wriggle to stardom.
  2. Eventually, every single system would fail, not infrequently accompanied by the smell of burning wires.
  3. When gynecomastia is accompanied by pain, drugs that block estrogen, like the anticancer drug tamoxifen, can relieve it.

News

  1. Berkshire Choral Festival to hit Weill Hall stage June 15

    The Berkshire Choral Festival Chorus, accompanied by the Santa Rosa Symphony, will perform at Weill Hall at Sonoma State University’s...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Community Voice

  2. Cellist Amit Peled to perform in benefit concert Saturday in Wellfleert

    Israeli cellist Amit Peled, accompanied by pianist Noreen Peled, is this year’s featured performer at the “Play It Forward: The Legacy of Bernard Greenhouse” benefit concert for Outer Cape Health Services. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 15, at Wellfleet Congregational Church, 200 Main St. Tickets, $35 for general admission and $100 for preferred seating, are available at ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Provincetown Banner

  3. Airbus A350 Airplane Takes Off on First Flight

    Two helicopters hovered in the sky and a jet accompanied the plane as it took off just three days before the start of the high-profile Paris Air Show, where Airbus is predicting hundreds of orders as it ups its fight against rival Boeing. Two helicopters hovered in the sky and a jet accompanied the plane as it took off just three days before the start of the high-profile Paris Air Show, where ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Industry Week

Quotes

  1. "Fiscal actions are unlikely to promote a lasting recovery unless they are accompanied by strong measures to further stabilise and strengthen the financial system," Bernanke said at the London School of Economics.
    on Jan 13, 2009 By: Ben Bernanke Source: Reuters UK

  2. "Military activity alone will not solve this terrorist problem for Turkey," Gates said. "There certainly is a place for security operations but these also need to be accompanied by economic and political initiatives and to deal with some of...
    on Feb 27, 2008 By: Robert Gates Source: Taipei Times

  3. Such is the illogic of war, which leaves Israeli historians like Tom Segev scratching their heads at a flawed assumption which Segev argues "has accompanied the Zionist movement since its inception" - a belief that military strikes against the...
    on Jan 2, 2009 By: Tom Segev Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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