to the accompaniment of

Definition of to the accompaniment of

  1. 1 :  while corresponding music is played She sang the song to the accompaniment of a piano.

  2. 2 :  at the same time (something else) is happening She made the announcement to the accompaniment of loud applause.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  an instrumental or vocal part designed to support or complement a melody

    :  an addition (such as an ornament) intended to give completeness or symmetry to something :  complement

    :  an accompanying situation or occurrence :  concomitant

Seen and Heard

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quaintly unconventional or refined

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