Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb accrue

2 senses of accrue

Sense 1
accrue -- (grow by addition; "The interest accrues")
       => increase -- (become bigger or greater in amount; "The amount of work increased")

Sense 2
accrue, fall -- (come into the possession of; "The house accrued to the oldest son")
       => change hands, change owners -- (be transferred to another owner; "This restaurant changed hands twice last year")

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