verb (used with object), ac·com·pa·nied, ac·com·pa·ny·ing.
verb (used without object), ac·com·pa·nied, ac·com·pa·ny·ing.
Origin of accompany
Related formsnon·ac·com·pa·ny·ing, adjectivere·ac·com·pa·ny, verb (used with object), re·ac·com·pa·nied, re·ac·com·pa·ny·ing.well-ac·com·pa·nied, adjective
Examples from the Web for accompanies
Thunderous sounds announce its arrival, piercing the silence that accompanies sundown in the swampland near Boystown, Liberia.
In its own way, its story of survival is every bit as dramatic as the films it accompanies.How to Save Silent Movies: Inside New Jersey’s Cinema Paradiso|Rich Goldstein|October 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
All the moralizing and gravitas that accompanies a star player being arrested should be viewed as a form of Kabuki theater.Hey NFL Fans: Ray Rice Isn’t the Problem. You Are.|Steve Almond|July 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The periodic agony that accompanies sickle cell was joined by the torment of persistent eye infections and repeated surgeries.
The grief that accompanies it is searingly clear in the Facebook message his mother posted on Wednesday.Navy Football Player Will McKamey Died This Week From Brain Injury. Who’s to Blame?|Michael Daly|March 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A letter from the Secretary of the Interior, dated the 12th instant, accompanies the treaty.A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents: Lincoln|Compiled by James D. Richardson
He is on his way to take up an important post in India, and she accompanies him.The New Gulliver and Other Stories|Barry Pain
The first suggestion of the demoralization that accompanies living in the tropics was observed here.Seven Legs Across the Seas|Samuel Murray
One of these accompanies the disks from South Carolina, and is marked with a groove to receive the thumb in throwing it.Some Observations on the Ethnography and Archaeology of the American Aborigines|Samuel George Morton
The essence of berrying is the state of mind that accompanies it.The Jonathan Papers|Elisabeth Woodbridge Morris