Synonyms of accost in English:

accost


See definition of accost

verb

1‘the police accosted him in the street’

SYNONYMS
speak to, talk to, call to, shout to, hail, initiate a discussion with
address, approach, waylay, take aside, detain, stop, halt, grab, catch, confront, importune, solicit
informal buttonhole, collar
British informal nobble