Approach Meaning

There are 14 meaning(s) for word Approach

Approach Meaning 1 : the act of drawing spatially closer to something

    Example : the hunter's approach scattered the geese

    Synonyms : approaching,  coming
Approach Meaning 2 : ideas or actions intended to deal with a problem or situation

    Example : his approach to every problem is to draw up a list of pros and cons

    Synonyms : attack,  plan of attack
Approach Meaning 3 : move towards

    Example : We were approaching our destination

    Synonyms : come near,  come on,  draw close,  draw near,  go up,  near
Approach Meaning 4 : the event of one object coming closer to another

    Synonyms : approaching
Approach Meaning 5 : a relatively short golf shot intended to put the ball onto the putting green

    Example : he lost the hole when his approach rolled over the green

    Synonyms : approach shot
Approach Meaning 6 : a tentative suggestion designed to elicit the reactions of others

    Synonyms : advance,  feeler,  overture
Approach Meaning 7 : a way of entering or leaving

    Synonyms : access
Approach Meaning 8 : come near in time

    Example : Winter is approaching,approaching old age

    Synonyms : come near
Approach Meaning 9 : begin to deal with

    Example : approach a task,approach a new project

    Synonyms : go about,  set about
Approach Meaning 10 : the temporal property of becoming nearer in time

    Example : the approach of winter

    Synonyms : approaching,  coming
Approach Meaning 11 : come near or verge on, resemble, come nearer in quality, or character

    Example : His playing approaches that of Horowitz

    Synonyms : border on
Approach Meaning 12 : the final path followed by an aircraft as it is landing

    Synonyms : approach path,  glide path,  glide slope
Approach Meaning 13 : a close approximation

    Example : the nearest approach to genius

Approach Meaning 14 : make advances to someone, usually with a proposal or suggestion

    Example : I was approached by the President to serve as his adviser in foreign matters