Definition of Accosted

1. a. Supported on both sides by other charges; also, side by side.



Definition of Accosted

1. Adjective. (heraldry) Supported on both sides by other charges; also, side by side ¹

2. Verb. (past of accost) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Accosted

1. accost [v] - See also: accost

Medical Definition of Accosted

1. Supported on both sides by other charges; also, side by side. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Accosted Pictures

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Accosted

accordion pleat
accordioned
accordioning
accordionist
accordionists
accordionlike
accordions
accordment
accordments
accords
accorporated
accorporates
accorporating
accostable
accosted (current term)
accosting
accostings
accostment
accostments
accosts
accouche
accouched
accouchement
accouchement force
accouchements
accouches
accoucheur
accoucheurs

Literary usage of Accosted

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1. The Invasion of the Crimea: Its Origin, and an Account of Its Progress Down by Alexander William Kinglake (1887)
"... Jesse, accosted ' what's to be done?' Before Jesse could answer, he staggered under a shot received in the head and was killed.f Then, to several others ..."

2. The Life and Times of Frederick Douglass: From 1817-1882 by Frederick Douglass, John Lobb (1882)
"... defeated— Vengeance postponed—Musings in the woods—The alternative—Deplorable spectacle—Night in the woods —Expected attack—accosted by Sandy—A friend, ..."

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