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He goes beyond Haass to focus on the immense profits that accrued to American contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan.
He takes careful sips while passing down the collective knowledge of his ancestors, accrued over countless generations.
mid-15c., from Old French acreue "growth, increase, what has grown," fem. of acreu, past participle of acreistre (Modern French accroître) "to increase," from Latin accrescere (see accretion). Related: Accrued; accruing. Apparently a verb from a French noun because there is no English verb to go with it until much later, unless the record is defective.