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He could assure them they felt highly flattered at the reception which had been accorded them.

Not only did he shake hands with me, but he also accorded me the nose salutation.

And that is why you are accorded the three days you ask for.

Once that were accorded me, I did not doubt I should prevail.

He might have been accorded a Roman triumph had there been time and paraphernalia.

He is accorded the same privileges and the presence of a will does not change the case.

The recognition he was accorded was rather languid and given him grudgingly.

Let it be accorded to him that he had done that, and then perhaps he might visit the deanery.

It was accorded, and I left the gaol in a sick whirl of pity and horror.

"He is welcome," she answered, in a voice that accorded with her peculiar beauty.

WORD ORIGIN

early 12c., from Old French acorder (12c.) "reconcile, agree, be in harmony," from Vulgar Latin *accordare "make agree," literally "be of one heart, bring heart to heart," from Latin ad- "to" + cor (genitive cordis) "heart" (see heart). Related: Accorded; according.

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