accompany - definitions and synonyms

accompany verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : be present or associated with an event or entity

    Example Sentenses:

    • French fries come with the hamburger

    • heart attacks are accompanied by distruction of heart tissue

    • fish usually goes with white wine

    • this kind of vein accompanies certain arteries

    Synonyms:

    attach to / come with / go with
  2. English Meaning: 

    : go or travel along with

    Example Sentenses:

    • The nurse accompanied the old lady everywhere

  3. English Meaning: 

    : perform an accompaniment to

    Example Sentenses:

    • The orchestra could barely follow the frequent pitch changes of the soprano

    Synonyms:

    follow / play along
  4. English Meaning: 

    : be a companion to somebody