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Definition of Approach


  1. To come or go near, in place or time; to draw nigh; to advance nearer.
  2. To draw near, in a figurative sense; to make advances; to approximate; as, he approaches to the character of the ablest statesman.
  3. To bring near; to cause to draw near; to advance.
  4. To come near to in place, time, or character; to draw nearer to; as, to approach the city; to approach my cabin; he approached the age of manhood.
  5. To take approaches to.
  6. The act of drawing near; a coming or advancing near.
  7. A access, or opportunity of drawing near.
  8. Movements to gain favor; advances.
  9. A way, passage, or avenue by which a place or buildings can be approached; an access.
  10. The advanced works, trenches, or covered roads made by besiegers in their advances toward a fortress or military post.
  11. See Approaching.
  12. A stroke whose object is to land the ball on the putting green. It is made with an iron club.
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Approach Translations

approach in Afrikaans is naderkom
approach in Dutch is aanvliegen
approach in French is approchons, abordent, abordez, rapprochons
approach in Italian is avvicinarsi, accesso, avvicinare
approach in Latin is propinquo, aggredior
approach in Norwegian is adkomst