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accompany (v.)

early 15c., "to be in company with," from Old French acompaignier "take as a companion" (12c., Modern French accompagner), from à "to" (see ad-) + compaignier, from compaign (see companion). Musical meaning "play or sing along with" is from 1570s. Related: Accompanied; accompanying.

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Definitions of accompany from WordNet

accompany (v.)
be present or associated with an event or entity;
heart attacks are accompanied by distruction of heart tissue
Synonyms: attach to / come with / go with
accompany (v.)
go or travel along with;
The nurse accompanied the old lady everywhere
accompany (v.)
perform an accompaniment to;
Synonyms: play along / follow
accompany (v.)
be a companion to somebody;
Synonyms: company / companion / keep company
From wordnet.princeton.edu