Approach: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Hypernym Topic Entailments Verb Group
approach 46 Move towards We were approaching our destination, They are drawing near, The enemy army came nearer and nearer Verb come No Data Advance Approach
approach 29 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, an attack on inflation, his plan of attack was misguided Noun conceptualization No Data No Data No Data
near 11 Move towards We were approaching our destination, They are drawing near, The enemy army came nearer and nearer Verb come No Data Advance Approach
approach 9 The act of drawing spatially closer to something “the hunter’s approach scattered the geese” Noun motion No Data No Data No Data
approach 9 Come near or verge on, resemble, come nearer in quality, or character This borders on discrimination!, His playing approaches that of Horowitz Verb approximate No Data No Data No Data
approach 6 Come near in time Winter is approaching, approaching old age Verb come No Data No Data Approach
approach 6 Begin to deal with approach a task, go about a difficult problem, approach a new project Verb act No Data No Data No Data
approach 6 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 address No Data No Data No Data
come on 5 Move towards We were approaching our destination, They are drawing near, The enemy army came nearer and nearer Verb come No Data Advance Approach
go about 5 Begin to deal with approach a task, go about a difficult problem, approach a new project Verb act No Data No Data No Data
go up 4 Move towards We were approaching our destination, They are drawing near, The enemy army came nearer and nearer Verb come No Data Advance Approach
draw near 3 Move towards We were approaching our destination, They are drawing near, The enemy army came nearer and nearer Verb come No Data Advance Approach
border on 3 Come near or verge on, resemble, come nearer in quality, or character This borders on discrimination!, His playing approaches that of Horowitz Verb approximate No Data No Data No Data
set about 3 Begin to deal with approach a task, go about a difficult problem, approach a new project Verb act No Data No Data No Data
access 2 A way of entering or leaving he took a wrong turn on the access to the bridge Noun way No Data No Data No Data
approach 2 A way of entering or leaving he took a wrong turn on the access to the bridge Noun way No Data No Data No Data
come near 2 Move towards We were approaching our destination, They are drawing near, The enemy army came nearer and nearer Verb come No Data Advance Approach
coming 2 The act of drawing spatially closer to something “the hunter’s approach scattered the geese” Noun motion No Data No Data No Data
advance 1 A tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others she rejected his advances Noun suggestion No Data No Data No Data
attack 1 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, an attack on inflation, his plan of attack was misguided Noun conceptualization No Data No Data No Data
overture 1 A tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others she rejected his advances Noun suggestion No Data No Data No Data
draw close 0 Move towards We were approaching our destination, They are drawing near, The enemy army came nearer and nearer Verb come No Data Advance Approach
approaching 0 The act of drawing spatially closer to something “the hunter’s approach scattered the geese” Noun motion No Data No Data No Data
plan of attack 0 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, an attack on inflation, his plan of attack was misguided Noun conceptualization No Data No Data No Data
come near 0 Come near in time Winter is approaching, approaching old age Verb come No Data No Data Approach
approach path 0 The final path followed by an aircraft as it is landing No Data Noun air lane No Data No Data No Data
approach shot 0 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 golf stroke golf No Data No Data
approach 0 The final path followed by an aircraft as it is landing No Data Noun air lane No Data No Data No Data
approach 0 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 golf stroke golf No Data No Data
approach 0 A close approximation the nearest approach to genius Noun similarity No Data No Data No Data
coming 0 The temporal property of becoming nearer in time the approach of winter Noun timing No Data No Data No Data
approach 0 The temporal property of becoming nearer in time the approach of winter Noun timing No Data No Data No Data
feeler 0 A tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others she rejected his advances Noun suggestion No Data No Data No Data
approach 0 A tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others she rejected his advances Noun suggestion No Data No Data No Data
approaching 0 The event of one object coming closer to another No Data Noun movement No Data No Data No Data
approach 0 The event of one object coming closer to another No Data Noun movement No Data No Data No Data
glide slope 0 The final path followed by an aircraft as it is landing No Data Noun air lane No Data No Data No Data
glide path 0 The final path followed by an aircraft as it is landing No Data Noun air lane No Data No Data No Data
approaching 0 The temporal property of becoming nearer in time the approach of winter Noun timing No Data No Data No Data
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How many meanings does the word "Approach" have?

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The word "Approach" has 39 meanings. The most frequent meaning is approach.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Approach"?

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The word "Approach" has 150 hyponyms which are: address, approach, emanate, framing, crawl, descent, flow, haste, locomotion, lurch, maneuver, migration, progress, pursuit, return, rise, shift, slide, slippage, speed, swing, translation, travel, border on, act on, alternate, antagonize, anticipate, attack, begin, behave, coact, come close, come to the fore, condescend, continue, cope, court, create, dally, dare, deal, dispatch, do well, effect, egotrip, evade, exert, finish up, force, get around to, go, go ahead, go off half-cocked, guard, interact, interrupt, lord it over, make a point, make bold, misbehave, participate, partner, perform, perpetrate, play, play it by ear, prosecute, race, rampage, react, reciprocate, repeat, reward, rush, satisfice, set about, sneak, stampede, surprise, take, take care, take time by the forelock, try, use, volunteer, wait, woo, greet, access, lane, passage, path, road, stairway, watercourse, hint, overture, touch, approach path, holding pattern, downswing, drive, explosion, hook, putt, sclaff, shank, slice, teeoff, analogue, approximation, homogeny, homology, homomorphism, isomorphism, likeness, parallelism, sort, uniformity, earliness, futurity, lateness, pastness, presentness, punctuality, seasonableness, simultaneity, spark advance, tardiness, unseasonableness, bending, brownian movement, change of location, crustal movement, deflection, heave, jitter, passing, periodic motion, recoil, seek, squeeze, throw, turning, twist, undulation, wave, whirl, wobble.

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Is the word "Approach" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Approach" has a maximum frequency of 46.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Approach"?

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The word "Approach" has no synonyms.

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