Meaning of “accompaniment” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun uk us /əˈkʌmpənɪmənt/
FOOD/DRINK [ C ] formal

something that is nice to eat or drink with a particular food or drink:

salmon with an accompaniment of green salad
MUSIC [ C, U ]

music that is played with the main instrument or with a singing voice:

a song with piano accompaniment

(Definition of “accompaniment” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)