Compansion vs Accompany - What's the difference?
As a noun compansion
As a verb accompany is
to go with or attend as a companion or associate; to keep company with; to go along with.
To go with or attend as a companion or associate; to keep company with; to go along with.
* 1804 :
* 1581 , (Philip Sidney), An Apology of Poetry, or a Defense of Poesy , Book I:
- The Persian dames, […] / In sumptuous cars, accompanied his march.
* 1979 , (Thomas Babington Macaulay), The History of England :
- They are never alone that are accompanied with noble thoughts.
- He was accompanied by two carts filled with wounded rebels.
To supplement with; add to.
* , chapter=5
The Mirror and the Lamp
, passage=He was thinking; but the glory of the song, the swell from the great organ, the clustered lights, […], the height and vastness of this noble fane, its antiquity and its strength—all these things seemed to have their part as causes of the thrilling emotion that accompanied
(senseid)(music) To perform an accompanying part or parts in a composition.
(music) To perform an accompanying part next to another instrument.
(obsolete) To associate in a company; to keep company.
* (rfdate) Holland:
(obsolete) To cohabit (with).
(obsolete) To cohabit with; to coexist with; occur with.
- Men say that they will drive away one another, […] and not accompany together.
(the obsolete cases
(to go with) Persons are said to be accompanied by', and inanimate objects, state or condition is said to be accompanied ' with .
* (go with) attend, escort, go with
:* We accompany those with whom we go as companions. The word imports an equality of station.
:* We attend those whom we wait upon or follow. The word conveys an idea of subordination .
:* We escort those whom we attend with a view to guard and protect .
:*: A gentleman accompanies' a friend to some public place; he '''attends''' or ' escorts a lady.