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General dictionaries General (9 matching dictionaries)
  1. approaches: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. approaches: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  3. approaches: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  4. Approaches, approaches: Wordnik [home, info]
  5. approaches: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Approaches: Wiktionary [home, info]
  7. approaches: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  8. approaches: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  9. approaches: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. approaches: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. approaches: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. approaches: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. approaches: Idioms [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Approaches: Dictionary of Military Architecture [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (approach)

noun:  the act of drawing spatially closer to something ("The hunter's approach scattered the geese")
noun:  a relatively short golf shot intended to put the ball onto the putting green ("He lost the hole when his approach rolled over the green")
noun:  ideas or actions intended to deal with a problem or situation ("His approach to every problem is to draw up a list of pros and cons")
noun:  a close approximation ("The nearest approach to genius")
noun:  the temporal property of becoming nearer in time ("The approach of winter")
noun:  the event of one object coming closer to another
noun:  a way of entering or leaving
noun:  the final path followed by an aircraft as it is landing
noun:  a tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others
verb:  move towards ("We were approaching our destination")
verb:  make advances to someone, usually with a proposal or suggestion ("I was approached by the President to serve as his adviser in foreign matters")
verb:  come near in time ("Winter is approaching")
verb:  come near or verge on, resemble, come nearer in quality, or character ("His playing approaches that of Horowitz")
verb:  begin to deal with ("Approach a task")

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Phrases that include approaches:   change approaches, dietary approaches to stop hypertension, cognitive approaches to grammar, decision approaches, evolutionary approaches to depression, more...

Words similar to approaches:   approach, nears, avenues, more...


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