Her. Term for two charges placed either side of a third. [< Lat. accosto = to be beside]

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  • Accosted — Ac*cost ed, a. (Her.) Supported on both sides by other charges; also, side by side. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Accosted — Accost Ac*cost (#; 115), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Accosted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Accosting}.] [F. accoster, LL. accostare to bring side by side; L. ad + costa rib, side. See {Coast}, and cf. {Accoast}.] 1. To join side to side; to border; hence, to sail …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • accosted — /euh kaw stid, euh kos tid/, adj. Heraldry. (of animals) represented as side by side: two dolphins accosted. [1600 10; ACCOST + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • accosted — adjective Supported on both sides by other charges; also, side by side …   Wiktionary

  • accosted — ac·cost || É™ kÉ’st v. approach, confront, waylay (often aggressively); solicit, proposition …   English contemporary dictionary

  • accosted — ac·cost·ed …   English syllables

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  • accost — UK [əˈkɒst] / US [əˈkɔst] verb [transitive] Word forms accost : present tense I/you/we/they accost he/she/it accosts present participle accosting past tense accosted past participle accosted formal to stop someone and speak to them, especially in …   English dictionary

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