Definition of accost in English:
Approach and address (someone) boldly or aggressively: reporters accosted him in the street
More example sentences
- A few minutes ago he was accosted by reporters after locking horns with the Prime Minister during question period.
- As she got off the plane in Belgium, she was accosted by reporters asking if she was taking anabolic steroids.
- I am walking speedily along New York's Fifth Avenue when this elegant stranger accosts me, grabs my arm in a vice-like grip and hisses, ‘Where did you get that pin?’
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