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Synonyms for accost
əˈkɔst, əˈkɒstac·cost

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  1. accost

    Synonyms:
    address, salute, invoke, hail, greet, stop, apostrophize, speak to, call to

    Antonyms:
    shun, avoid, elude, pass, ignore

Princeton's WordNet

  1. address, accost, come up toverb

    speak to someone

    Synonyms:
    cover, hook, deal, turn to, solicit, speak, direct, handle, treat, address, plow, come up to, call

  2. hook, solicit, accostverb

    approach with an offer of sexual favors

    "he was solicited by a prostitute"; "The young man was caught soliciting in the park"

    Synonyms:
    thieve, cop, hook, nobble, cabbage, romance, come up to, rob, overcharge, snitch, lift, surcharge, soak, abstract, sneak, pilfer, filch, gazump, solicit, snare, purloin, snarf, address, woo, crochet, plume, pluck, pinch, swipe, tap, knock off, addict, beg, fleece, glom, court

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. accostverb

    Synonyms:
    address, salute, greet, speak to, MAKE UP TO

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. accostverb

    Synonyms:
    greet, address, salute, hail

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