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Turkish translation of “accost”

accost

verb [T]     /əˈkɒst/
If someone you do not know accosts you, they move towards you and start talking to you in an unfriendly way.
yabancı birinin yanına gidip dostça olmayan tarzda konuşmak
Interrupting and preventing from speaking
(Definition of accost verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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