Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In heraldry: Placed on either or on each side of a principal charge: as, a bend accosted by two bendlets. Placed side by side, as two beasts, whether facing in the same direction or not.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Her.) Supported on both sides by other charges; also, side by side.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective heraldry Supported on both sides by other charges; also, side by side
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of accost.

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  • I have been accosted on the street.

    August 29, 2008