English → English - accost

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v. approach, confront, waylay (often aggressively); solicit, proposition

English → Spanish - accost

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v. dirigirse a una persona para saludarla o para trabar conversación: acercarse para preguntar algo; abordar

English → French - accost

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v. se renseigner, s'appliquer

English → German - accost

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v. ansprechen, anpöbeln

English → Indonesian - accost

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n. penyapaan, peneguran
v. menyapa, menegur, mendekati

English → Italian - accost

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v. avvicinare, accostare, abbordare, attaccare discorso

English → Polish - accost

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v. przystąpić, zaczepić, zapytać, przystępować, zaczepiać, zapytywać

English → Portuguese - accost

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v. dirigir-se a alguém; saudar; interpelar

English → Romanian - accost

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v. acosta, aborda, agăţa

English → Russian - accost

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г. обращаться; подойти и заговорить; приставать

English → Turkish - accost

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f. yaklaşıp konuşmak, yanaşmak; asılmak, sarkıntılık etmek

English → Ukrainian - accost

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n. звертання, звернення, привітання
v. звертатися, заговорювати, приставати, чіплятися, причалювати

English → Dutch - accost

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ww. aanklampen, lastig vallen

English → Greek - accost

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ρήμ. πλησιάζω και αποτείνομαι, πλευρίζω

English → Arabic - accost

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‏بادر بالكلام، خاطب، دنا منه‏

English → Chinese - accost

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(动) 接近与之攀谈; 引诱; 面对; 勾引

English → Chinese - accost

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(動) 接近與之攀談; 引誘; 面對; 勾引

English → Hindi - accost

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n. अभिवादन, सलाम, नमस्कार, नमसते
v. बोलना, संभाषण करना

English → Japanese - accost

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(動) 近づく(しばしば攻撃的に); 誘う

English → Korean - accost

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동. 가까이 가서 말을 걸다, 다가가서 말을 걸다(보통 적극적으로); 매춘부가 손님을 끌다

English → Vietnamese - accost

Pronunciation
n. lại gần
v. tới gần, níu kéo,, ở gần, tiếp cận

Definition of accost

Pronunciation
Verb
1. To approach and speak to boldly or aggressively, as with a demand or request.
2. To join side to side; to border; hence, to sail along the coast or side of.
3. To approach; to come up to.
4. To speak to first; to address; to greet.
5. To adjoin; to lie alongside.
Noun
7. Address; greeting.
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Verb Forms

Present participle: accosting
Present: accost (3.person: accosts)
Past: accosted
Future: will accost
Present conditional: would accost
Present Perfect: have accosted (3.person: has accosted)
Past Perfect: had accosted
Future Perfect: will have accosted
Past conditional: would have accosted
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