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ac·com·pa·ny

 (ə-kŭm′pə-nē, ə-kŭmp′nē)
v. ac·com·pa·nied, ac·com·pa·ny·ing, ac·com·pa·nies
v.tr.
1. To be or go with, especially as a companion.
2. To provide with an addition; supplement: a dish that is best accompanied with a robust wine.
3. To exist or occur at the same time as: dark clouds that were accompanied by rain.
4. Music To perform an accompaniment to.
v.intr.
Music To play an accompaniment.

[Middle English accompanien, from Old French acompagnier : a-, to (from Latin ad-; see ad-) + compaignon, companion; see companion1.]
Synonyms: accompany, conduct, escort, chaperone
These verbs mean to be with or to go with another or others. Accompany suggests going with another on an equal basis: "One day [my wife] accompanied me, upon some household errand, into the cellar of the old building which our poverty compelled us to inhabit" (Edgar Allan Poe).
Conduct implies guidance of others: "A servant conducted me to my bedroom" (Charlotte Brontë).
Escort stresses protective guidance or official action: "At every county town a long cavalcade of the principal gentlemen ... escorted the mayor to the market cross" (Thomas Macaulay).
Chaperone specifies adult supervision of young persons: My mother helped chaperone the prom.

accompanying

(əˈkʌmpənɪɪŋ)
adj
1. provided at the same time as something else as an extra or addition; supplementary
2. occurring at the same time; associated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.accompanying - following or accompanying as a consequence; "an excessive growth of bureaucracy, with attendant problems"; "snags incidental to the changeover in management"; "attendant circumstances"; "the period of tension and consequent need for military preparedness"; "the ensuant response to his appeal"; "the resultant savings were considerable"
subsequent - following in time or order; "subsequent developments"

accompanying

accompanying

adjective
Occurring or existing with:
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In two hours' time the old warrior returned, and gave me to understand that after accompanying my companion a little distance, and showing him the route, he had left him journeying on his way.
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.
Lady Montbarry, accompanying Henry down the stairs, said, 'Yes, decidedly
They would have married him by hundreds, even if he had imposed upon them the condition of accompanying him into space.
Sultan bin Mohammed Al Nu'amani, Minister of the Royal Office received in his office here on Wednesday Lt- Gen Sir John Lorimer Defence Senior Adviser for the Middle East Affairs in the United Kingdom (UK) accompanied by the British appointed Ambassador to the Sultanate and his accompanying delegation.
Services for one passenger (including the delivery of a passenger to the aircraft) and the service of meeting / accompanying persons in the hall of increased comfort, individual delivery of one passenger, meeting / accompanying persons to / from the aircraft on the transport of the enterprise, services for one passenger (including the delivery of a passenger to the aircraft) and the service of meeting / accompanying persons in the vip hall 1, accompaniment of one car of the client who meets or accompanies passengers on the territory of jsc "irkutsk international airport", services for one passenger (including the delivery of a passenger to the aircraft) and the service of meeting / accompanying persons in vip halls 2, 3
Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for the Council of Ministers led the welcoming party for the guest and his accompanying delegation upon their arrival at the Royal Airport.
NNA - Newly appointed Canadian Ambassador to Lebanon, Emmanuelle Lamoureux, visited on Wednesday the Civil Aviation Directorate at Rafic Hariri International Airport accompanied by the Embassy's Executive Director for Middle Eastern Affairs, Sen Boyd, and an accompanying delegation.
22 (SUNA) The Chadian Prime Minister, Albert Pahimi Padacke, and the accompanying delegation have visited, Tuesday , the Amipharam Factory for Drugs Manufacturing , in Bahri area (north Khartoum), accompanied by the Vice President of the republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman and the Federal Health Minister, Bahar Iddris Abu-Garda.
The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud held a dinner in honor of President Donald Trump of the United States of America and his accompanying delegation.
Muscat, Dec 20 (ONA) Sheikh Al Fhadl bin Mohammed al-Harthy, Secretary General of the Council of Ministers today met with Hamad bin Ahmed al-Mohannadi, Secretary General of the Council of Ministers in the State of Qatar and his accompanying delegation, currently visiting the Sultanate.
Upon arrival, Al-Ghanim and his accompanying delegation were received by Faisal Al-Motalaqqem, Information Ministry's assistant undersecretary for foreign media affairs.