1. be present or associated with an event or entity

- heart attacks are accompanied by distruction of heart tissue

- this kind of vein accompanies certain arteries

Definition categories: stative

2. go or travel along with

- The nurse accompanied the old lady everywhere

Definition categories: motion, go, locomote, move, travel

3. perform an accompaniment to

Similar word(s): follow

Definition categories: creation, play

4. be a companion to somebody

Similar word(s): companion, company

Definition categories: stative, affiliate, associate, assort, consort