Dictionary.com

accosted

[ uh-kaw-stid, uh-kos-tid ]
/ əˈkɔ stɪd, əˈkɒs tɪd /
Save This Word!

adjective Heraldry.
(of animals) represented as side by side: two dolphins accosted.
QUIZ
GOOSES. GEESES. I WANT THIS QUIZ ON PLURAL NOUNS!
Test how much you really know about regular and irregular plural nouns with this quiz.
Question 1 of 9
Which of the following nouns has an irregular plural form?

Origin of accosted

First recorded in 1600–10; accost + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM accosted

un·ac·cost·ed, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use accosted in a sentence

FEEDBACK