accompany


accompany
verb
1) (to go with (someone or something): He accompanied her to the door.) acompañar
2) (to play a musical instrument to go along with (a singer etc): He accompanied her on the piano.) acompañar
- accompanist
accompany vb acompañar
El pasado y participio pasado de accompany se escribe accompanied
accompany
tr[ə'kʌmpənɪ]
transitive verb (pt & pp accompanied, ger accompanying)
1 acompañar
she was accompanied by her mother iba acompañada de su madre
accompany [ə'kʌmpəni, -'kɑm-] vt, -nied ; -nying : acompañar
accompany
v.
acompañar v.
asistir v.
escoltar v.
ə'kʌmpəni
transitive verb -nies, -nying, -nied
a) (go with) acompañar

she was accompanied by her family — iba acompañada de su familia

the accompanying instructions — las instrucciones adjuntas

b) (Mus) acompañar

she accompanies herself on the guitar/piano — se acompaña con la guitarra/al piano

[ǝ'kʌmpǝnɪ]
VT
1) (=escort) acompañar

to be accompanied by sb — ir acompañado de algn

2) (fig) acompañar

accompanied by — acompañado de

he accompanied this with a grimace — esto lo dijo acompañado de una mueca, al decir esto hizo una mueca

3) (Mus) acompañar (on the violin/piano con el violín/al piano)

to accompany o.s. on the piano — acompañarse al piano

* * *
[ə'kʌmpəni]
transitive verb -nies, -nying, -nied
a) (go with) acompañar

she was accompanied by her family — iba acompañada de su familia

the accompanying instructions — las instrucciones adjuntas

b) (Mus) acompañar

she accompanies herself on the guitar/piano — se acompaña con la guitarra/al piano


English-spanish dictionary. 2013.

Mira otros diccionarios:

  • accompany — accompany, attend, conduct, escort, convoy, chaperon mean to go or be together with; they differ chiefly in their implications as to the nature or purpose of the association. Accompany implies companionship and often, with a personal subject,… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Accompany — Ac*com pa*ny, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Accompanied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Accompanying}] [OF. aacompaignier, F. accompagner, to associate with, fr. OF. compaign, compain, companion. See {Company}.] 1. To go with or attend as a companion or associate; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • accompany — I verb associate with, coexist, commingle, consort, convoy, join, keep, keep company with II index coincide (correspond), concur (coexist) Burton s Legal Thesaurus …   Law dictionary

  • accompany — [ə kum′pə nē; ] often [, ə kump′nē] vt. accompanied, accompanying [MFr acompaignier < ac , AD + OFr compagnon: see COMPANION1] 1. to go or be together with; attend 2. to send (with); add to; supplement [to accompany words with acts] …   English World dictionary

  • Accompany — Ac*com pa*ny, v. i. 1. To associate in a company; to keep company. [Obs.] Bacon. [1913 Webster] Men say that they will drive away one another, . . . and not accompany together. Holland. [1913 Webster] 2. To cohabit (with). [Obs.] Milton. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • accompany — [v1] go or be with something associate with, attend, chaperon, come along, conduct, consort, convoy, date, dog*, draft*, drag*, escort, follow, go along, guard, guide, hang around with*, hang out*, keep company, lead, look after, shadow, shlep… …   New thesaurus

  • accompany — (v.) early 15c., to be in company with, from M.Fr. accompagner, from O.Fr. acompaignier (12c.) take as a companion, from à to (see AD (Cf. ad )) + compaignier, from compaign (see COMPANION (Cf. companion)). Related: Accompanied; …   Etymology dictionary

  • accompany — ► VERB (accompanies, accompanied) 1) go somewhere with (someone). 2) be present or occur at the same time as. 3) play musical support or backing for (an instrument, voice, or group). ORIGIN Old French accompagner, from compaignon companion …   English terms dictionary

  • accompany — /euh kum peuh nee/, v., accompanied, accompanying. v.t. 1. to go along or in company with; join in action: to accompany a friend on a walk. 2. to be or exist in association or company with: Thunder accompanies lightning. 3. to put in company… …   Universalium

  • accompany — 01. She went to the party [accompanied] by her ex boyfriend. 02. My friends [accompanied] me to my car after the horror film because I was too afraid to walk alone. 03. The earthquake was [accompanied] by a tsunami. 04. The [accompaniment] of a… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • accompany — v. (D; tr.) to accompany on (to accompany a singer on the piano) * * * [ə kʌmp(ə)nɪ] (D; tr.) to accompany on (to accompany a singer on the piano) …   Combinatory dictionary


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