To meet, receive, address, or acknowledge (a person, utterance, or event) in a specified way
(Intransitive) To come or go near, in place or time; to draw nigh; to advance nearer.
To interrupt the course or progress of:
The definition of confront is to oppose or face in a hostile situation.
To propose a private bargain to, especially to propose sexual relations with.
To approach or accost someone with an offer of sex in exchange for payment.
(Intransitive) To feel care or anxiety; to make or take trouble; to be troublesome.
To urge on; incite as to pursuit
To come together:
To convey a message by nonverbal means:
To avoid complying with or fulfilling a requirement.
To refrain from (doing something):
To keep away from; avoid scrupulously or consistently, often, specif., as a practice by a group against a co-worker, coreligionist, etc. who has fallen out of favor
To move or twist quickly aside; shift suddenly, as to avoid a blow
(Law) To reject (a bill of indictment) for lack of evidence
To name by way of tribute; salute as
To meet or confront with self-assurance:
To serve as a front for.
To inquire for; request:
To curve as a hook does
To write the destination on (a letter or parcel)
Find another word for accost. In this page you can discover 28 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for accost, like: greet, call to, approach, waylay, confront, proposition, solicit, bother, encounter, hound and meet.