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English verb: accrue

1. accrue (change) grow by addition


SamplesThe interest accrues.


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)increase


Narrower (hyponym)redound

2. accrue (possession) come into the possession of


SamplesThe house accrued to the oldest son.


Synonymsfall


Pattern of useSomething ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)change hands, change owners


Verb groupdevolve, fall, fall, light, pass, return









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