|v. i.||1.||To increase; to augment.|
|2.||To come to by way of increase; to arise or spring as a growth or result; to be added as increase, profit, or damage, especially as the produce of money lent.|
|n.||1.||Something that accrues; advantage accruing.|
|Verb||1.||accrue - grow by addition; "The interest accrues"|
|2.||accrue - come into the possession of; "The house accrued to the oldest son"|
TO ACCRUE. Literally to grow to; as the interest accrues on the principal.
Accruing costs are those which become due and are created after judgment of
2.-To accrue means also to arise, to happen, to come to pass; as the statute of limitations does not commence running until the cause of action has accrued. 1 Bouv. Inst. n. 861; 2 Rawle, 277; 10 Watts, 363; Bac. Abr. Limitation of Actions, D 3.