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Another word for accost

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Verb
  1. To approach for the purpose of speech

      1. To greet or address with an expression of welcome, goodwill, or respect.
      2. To recognize (a superior) with a gesture prescribed by military regulations, as by raising the hand to the cap.
      3. To honor formally and ceremoniously:
      1. Precipitation in the form of spherical or irregular pellets of ice larger than 5 millimeters (0.2 inch) in diameter, usually associated with thunderstorms.
      2. Something that falls with the force and quantity of a shower of ice and hard snow:
      3. To precipitate in pellets of ice and hard snow.
      1. To salute or welcome in a friendly and respectful way with speech or writing, as upon meeting or in opening a letter.
      2. To receive with a specified reaction:
      3. To be perceived by:
  2. To meet face-to-face, especially defiantly

      1. The forward part or surface, as of a building.
      2. The area, location, or position directly before or ahead.
      3. A position of leadership or superiority.
      1. The surface of the front of the head from the top of the forehead to the base of the chin and from ear to ear.
      2. A person:
      3. A person's countenance:
      1. A meeting, especially one that is unplanned, unexpected, or brief:
      2. A hostile or adversarial confrontation:
      3. To meet, especially unexpectedly; come upon:
      1. To come face to face with, especially with defiance or hostility:
      2. To bring face to face with:
      3. To come up against; encounter:
    See also:

    meet

Another word for accost

Verb
  1. To greet

      1. Precipitation in the form of spherical or irregular pellets of ice larger than 5 millimeters (0.2 inch) in diameter, usually associated with thunderstorms.
      2. Something that falls with the force and quantity of a shower of ice and hard snow:
      3. To precipitate in pellets of ice and hard snow.
      1. To speak to:
      2. To make a formal speech to:
      3. To direct (a spoken or written message) to the attention of:
    See also:

    greet

  2. To solicit

      1. A plan suggested for acceptance; a proposal.
      2. A matter to be dealt with; a task:
      3. An offer of a private bargain, especially a request for sexual relations.
      1. To come face to face with, especially with defiance or hostility:
      2. To bring face to face with:
      3. To come up against; encounter:
      1. To lie in wait for and attack from ambush.
      2. To approach and speak to (a person on the way to a destination or in the middle of an activity):
      3. To interrupt the course or progress of:
      1. To come near or nearer, as in space or time:
      2. To make an approach, as in golf.
      3. To come or go near or nearer to: