Despite the look of plenty, it had not been a good one, according to one villager.
according to Somers, we should all be taking personalized bioidentical hormones based on our stool samples instead.
In the end, he cast 634 votes for himself, according to court documents.
according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature, the animal is “teetering on the brink of extinction.”
according to friends, the brothers ran with a fast crowd in their twenties.
according to Gardiner, she was by this time bestowing her favors upon Pym.
You will keep this money, investing it according to your best judgment.
They shewed to every guest a skeleton: this, according to some, was to make them think of death.
according to my promise, I saw the minister on the following day.
Yes, according to our poor rules; but according to nature, it is another matter.
c.1300, "matching, similar, correponding," present participle adjective and adverb from accord (v.). Meanings "conforming (to), compliant, in agreement; consistent, harmonious; suitable, appropriate" are from late 14c. According to "referring to," literally "in a manner agreeing with" is attested from mid-15c.
late 13c., accourd, from Old French acord "agreement," a back-formation from acorder (see accord (v.)).