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Past tense for to approach and speak to boldly or aggressively
“Congressman John B. Alley saw two of them accost the president as he walked from the White House to the War Department.”
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Past tense for to confront someone in a hostile manner, typically with words
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“Rawlings then leaves with his tail in-between his legs, after his attempt to accost the ex-president is met by a repulsive rebuff.”
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Past tense for to make a concerted or violent attack on
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Past tense for to greet with friendly words or gestures of respect, such as bowing
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Past tense for to greet or physically respond to by recognizing the presence of
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Past tense for to summon or signal (to someone or a vehicle)
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Past tense for to confront or come up against
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Past tense for to make or offer inappropriate proposals or services
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Past tense for to dispute the validity of
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Past tense for to make a (usually formal and extended) speech on a subject
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Past tense for move directly towards someone or something in a purposeful or intimidating manner
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Past tense for to indicate or suggest
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Past tense for to pester or harass (someone) in an aggressive or persistent manner
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Past tense for to make a request or suggestion
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