accompany (one)

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accompany (one)

1. To travel with someone. 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.
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?
See also: accompany
References in classic literature ?
During certain hours in the day, and under certain wise restrictions, Ariel was to be allowed the privilege of waiting on the Master in his room, as well as of accompanying him when he was brought out in his chair to take the air in the garden.
They would have married him by hundreds, even if he had imposed upon them the condition of accompanying him into space.
According to sources, taking notice of a huge line of protocol vehicles accompanying him during his visit to Army Public School, Imran Khan told KP CM that he had always directed against any protocol for him when he is on a visit to Peshawar and neither he wants any administrative machinery to travel with him.
Saudi News Agency reported that the Saudi Crown Prince, received Nijaifi and the delegation accompanying him, he expressed thanks for their sincere sentiments.
Nijaifi and the delegation accompanying him arrived in Riyadh on Saturday evening to offer their condolences on the death of Emir Sattam Bin Abdul Aziz.
Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Omurbek Babanov refused from a traffic police car accompanying him during car ride in Bishkek.
But officials accompanying him made clear his target was France and what they described as the paternalistic ties it maintains with its dozen or so former colonies, mostly in West and Central Africa.