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Definition of the noun Accosting
What does Accosting mean as a name of something?
- The act of physically confronting a person.
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Arranged Alphabetically with Complete Cross References Throughout by George Crabb
Accosting is an act of familiarity not warranted by anything but an intimate acquaintance, or for purposes of business; saluting is an act of courtesy between friends which cannot be dispensed with; addressing is a matter of convenience or discretion. Greet, Anglo-Saxon gretan, to visit or address, implies a verbal and friendly salute between equals, conveying a good and kind wish. Hail, from heal and health, denotes a wish for the health and long life of the person addressed, which was ...
by John Snape
Fraudulent accosting is a class A misdemeanor.
by Swynfen Jervis
ACCOSTING. Solicitation ; courtship ; wooing. O, these encounterers, so glib of tongue, That give ...
The offence, contrary to the Sexual Offences Act 1985, by a man of persistently accosting a woman in a public place for the purpose of prostitution (see also KERB ...
A Dictionary of Law (2015)
by Jonathan Law
The offence by a man of persistently accosting a woman in a public place for the purpose of prostitution ( see also kerb crawling) or persistently accosting anybody in a public place for immoral ...
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Masked Kids Accosting Tre
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Scrabble value of A1C3C3O1S1T1I1N1G2
The value of this 9-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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