accompany accompany  /ə ˈkəm pə ni/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) be present or associated with an event or entity
  2. (v) go or travel along with
  3. (v) perform an accompaniment to
  4. (v) be a companion to somebody

Usage(s):

  1. Snchez's own photos accompany many of the entries, which offer a fascinating and brave peek behind the curtain of a still-closed society.
  2. A new study by De Waal and others found the roots of human gestures that accompany speech in similar signaling by bonobos.
  3. If anything, the new science and its bedside applications have provided more evidence than ever before that certain tangible human characteristics inevitably accompany innovation.

News

  1. Community Connections group comes from San Antonio

    At 5:30 a.m. on Monday morning, a group of 117 kids and adults to accompany them embarked on a fourteen and a half hour trip from San Antonio, Texas, to La Junta, Colo. The adults and kids are from University United Methodist Church and Coker United Methodist Church in San Antonio, under the direction of Aaron Buttery, a youth pastor at United Methodist Churches there.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: La Junta Tribune-Democrat

  2. 2013 Wimbledon: It's Time to Find Out What Andy Murray Is Really Made Of

    COMMENTARY | The hopes of British people around the world will accompany Andy Murray on court when he kicks off his 2013 campaign at Wimbledon next week.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Yahoo! Contributor Network via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Take Your Dog to Work Day

    On Friday, June 21, dogs will accompany their owners to work as businesses celebrate the 15th annual Take Your Dog To Work Day, one of the longest-running online pet-adoption campaigns and the only event that focuses solely on celebrating dogs.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Alameda Sun

Quotes

  1. He said promised the church "will do everything we can to weigh the authenticity of (priests') vocations and make every effort to accompany priests along their journey, so that the Lord will protect them and watch over them in troubled situations."
    on Jun 11, 2010 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: Toronto Star

  2. "In some years the sport's national championship winner was left unsettled, and at least one school was left out of the many millions of dollars in revenue that accompany the title," Barton said in a statement released ahead of the bill's...
    on Dec 10, 2008 By: Joe Barton Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "The lack of information and awareness is what makes lifesaving early detection most difficult to achieve," Zavala said at the event. "Fighting breast cancer also means fighting the prejudices that accompany it."
    on Mar 14, 2008 By: Margarita Zavala Source: International Herald Tribune

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