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[uh-kaw-stid, uh-kos-tid]
adjective Heraldry.
  1. (of animals) represented as side by side: two dolphins accosted.
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Origin of accosted

First recorded in 1600–10; accost + -ed2
Related formsun·ac·cost·ed, adjective
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Examples from the Web for unaccosted

Historical Examples

  • He bowed and made his way, not unaccosted, through the crowd to the Eagle porch.

    Lewis Rand

    Mary Johnston

  • He passed on unaccosted, but as he was stepping from the curb the stranger loomed up suddenly behind him.

    The Rest Hollow Mystery

    Rebecca N. Porter