He takes careful sips while passing down the collective knowledge of his ancestors, accrued over countless generations.
The petition has accrued 413 signatures so far, as well as multiple comments of support.
At random, one of the members was then awarded the $144 that had accrued.
The show looked and felt nothing like the one that accrued eight seasons of fans.
He goes beyond Haass to focus on the immense profits that accrued to American contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan.
I would merely sum up the advantages which I conceive have accrued to us by this march.
But David counted out his debt to her methodically, with the accrued interest.
Estimate the benefits that would have accrued to this country in the last 250 years if he had been paid 500 to suppress his epic.
Here are children in abundance, and what benefit could have accrued to me from his purchasing Vernon?
None could be issued, used as security for loans, or bought up by the government, at less than par plus the accrued interest.
mid-15c., from Old French acreue "growth, increase, what has grown," fem. of acreu, past participle of acreistre (Modern French accroître) "to increase," from Latin accrescere (see accretion). Related: Accrued; accruing. Apparently a verb from a French noun because there is no English verb to go with it until much later, unless the record is defective.