accompany (one)

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accompany (one)

2. To play a musical instrument in support of a featured band or performer. While her little sister played the flute, Sarah accompanied her on the clarinet. Will you accompany me on piano when I sing at the talent show?
1. To travel with one. This phrase can be used in reference to both people and things. While I enjoy spending time alone, I sometimes wish I had someone to accompany me on vacations. Pete's dog was more than happy to accompany him to the park. My cell phone always accompanies me when I leave the house.
See also: accompany

accompany someone on a musical instrument

to provide complementary instrumental music for someone's musical performance. Sally accompanied the singer on the piano.
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Following his orders, she accompanies one of his friends who takes her to a postal services office, where she works as an Auto Memory Doll -- a literary assistant who transcribes people's thoughts and emotions on letters in an eloquent way.
Bilis, sali na!" a text which accompanies one of the raffle's advertisement with Louise' photo on it reads.
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It is estimated that a dog accompanies one third of visitors to the countryside.
The second part ultimately accompanies one to the famous last words of the dialogue, which, in light of Beets's final thesis, fittingly appear as an indication of "[t]he return to health after a period of sickness" (p.