Meaning of "accessory" in Essential English Dictionary


noun [ usually plural ] uk /əkˈsesəri/ plural accessories

something added to something else to make it more attractive or useful:

She wore a green suit with matching accessories (= hat, belt, bag, etc.)
The camera isn’t expensive, but all the accessories to go with it cost extra.
car accessories like leather seats and DVD players

(Definition of “accessory” from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)