n. additional object; useful but not essential thing; subordinate or supplementary item
Another accessory is a tripod, which is needed to prevent camera shake especially when the shutter speed drops below tenth second at a wide angle shot.
Sentence in Classic:
You were not an accessory, therefore, and she came, so far as I can read the evidence, without your knowledge to rob you.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
But there are other instances where this whiteness loses all that accessory and strange glory which invests it in the White Steed and Albatross.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
At his command she consented to pass as his sister, though he found the limits of his power over her when he endeavoured to make her the direct accessory to murder.
The Hound of the Baskervilles By A. Conan Doyle Context
Eliza opens the door and is seen on the lighted landing in opera cloak, brilliant evening dress, and diamonds, with fan, flowers, and all accessories.
Pygmalion By George Bernard Shaw Context
Though she was no lover of money she loved what money could bring; and the new accessories she imagined around him clothed Wildeve with a great deal of interest.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context