accompanying accompanying  /ə ˈkəm pə ni ɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) following or accompanying as a consequence

Usage(s):

  1. She ushered in gypsy skirts, embroidered silk blouses and accompanying shawls.
  2. In the absence of proof to the contrary, said Wright, the literature accompanying the E-meters must be treated as Scripture.
  3. Using the pretext of accompanying humanitarian aid the elite soldiers passed through the northern city of Arbil on Tuesday.

News

  1. Magical NeverWet arrives in stores

    Nearly two years ago, the developer of NeverWet was deluged with interest in the spray-on coating that repels water, mud, ice and other liquids.The outpouring was touched off by a video accompanying an August 2011 story in this newspaper on the product, initially intended for industrial use.The vira...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Lancaster Online

  2. Step back in time at Wisconsin supper clubs

    Not so fast. Wisconsin's supper clubs are not only thriving, they are making a comeback. (See accompanying stories about "Wisconsin Supper Clubs: An Old-Fashioned Experience," a new coffee table book.)
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Small Business Times

  3. Brand shares TMI on sex life

    Why is that man accompanying Russell Brand into David Letterman's studio looking at him like that, you ask? He probably just caught Russell's live interview with the Huffington Post . The format allows fans to video-chat with celebs, asking the questions of their choice.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

Quotes

  1. "Accompanying the numerical projections will be a discussion - a projections narrative if you will - that summarizes participants' views of the major forces shaping the outlook, discusses the sources of risk to that outlook and describes the...
    on Nov 14, 2007 By: Ben Bernanke Source: CBS News

  2. "The unregulated corners of our economy did much to contribute to the meltdown in our housing market and the accompanying spillover to our financial markets," Schumer said in a statement. "The administration's 'deregulation-above-all-else'...
    on Mar 30, 2008 By: Charles Schumer Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Touted as the `Maharajah of the keyboard,' Oscar Peterson has left an indelible mark on the cultural heritage of the entire world," Jean said. "Whether it was while accompanying the jazz legends, performing for royalty or playing for jazz...
    on Jan 12, 2008 By: Michaelle Jean Source: Forbes

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periphery periphery
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