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In company with or at the same time as.‘I was chosen, along with twelve other artists’
together with, accompanying, accompanied by, in company withView synonyms
- ‘They were later recovered by police from nearby bushes, along with a box of pellets.’
- ‘A knife was found nearby along with five notes he had written to his friends and family.’
- ‘There were two supermarket trolleys in the pond along with plastic bags and litter.’
- ‘As if everything was absolutely normal she'd hand him his cup of coffee along with a kiss.’
- ‘She brought dried and fresh herbs for sale along with copies of a book she has written on the use of herbs.’
- ‘Volunteers will be given a free compost bin along with a small kitchen collection bin.’
- ‘The world has gone mad, and has lost its sense of proportion along with its sanity.’
- ‘A hole five metres by four and two metres deep had been dug, along with trenches on either side.’
- ‘When Charles was a boy he would inspect the troops along with his mother or grandmother.’
- ‘The pedals need replacing along with other parts that have worn out over the years.’
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