286. Approach.

286. [Motion towards.] Approach.NOUN. approach, approximation, appropinquation; access; appulse; afflux, affluxion; advent &c. (approach of time) 121; pursuit &c. 622.

VERB. approach, approximate, appropinquate; near; get near, go near, draw near; come to close quarters, come near; move towards, set in towards; drift; make up to; gain upon; pursue &c. 622; tread on the heels of; bear up; make the land; hug the shore, hug the land.

ADJ. approaching &c. v.; approximative; affluent; impending, imminent &c. (destined) 152.

ADV. on the road.

INT. come hither! approach! here! come! come near! forward!


Roget’s Thesaurus 1911. Compiled, edited and supplemented by Nicholas Shea. Dev version 1.7.9b Compiled on: 19 January 2022 at 05:16:38
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