Approaching

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Approaching Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of drawing spatially closer to something; "the hunter''s approach scattered the geese"
  • the temporal property of becoming nearer in time; "the approach of winter"
  • the event of one object coming closer to another
  • of the relatively near future; "the approaching election"; "this coming Thursday"; "the forthcoming holidays"; "the upcoming spring fashions"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the event of one object coming closer to another ,
  • the temporal property of becoming nearer in time; "the approach of winter" ,
  • the act of drawing spatially closer to something; "the hunter's approach scattered the geese"

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  • Approaching Silence: Approaching Silence is a compilation album of ambient music by David Sylvian (along with Frank Perry and Robert Fripp) collecting the tracks from the
  • Approaching Midnight: Brandon T. Jackson, and Mia Serafino. Approaching Midnight was filmed in Michigan, United States. Approaching Midnight portrays a U.S. Army staff sergeant
  • Wisemen Approaching: Wisemen Approaching is the first album by the Wu-Tang Clan-affiliated American rap group Wisemen, released in 2007 on Babygrande Records. "Introducing
  • The Approaching Storm: The Approaching Storm is a novel set in the fictional Star Wars universe, in which Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker are sent to the planet Ansion to
  • Approaching Normal: Approaching Normal is the fifth studio album by alternative rock band Blue October. The album was released on March 24, 2009 and debuted at number thirteen
  • Approaching Oblivion: Approaching Oblivion is a collection of eleven short stories by American author Harlan Ellison. They had appeared in various magazines throughout the

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* Their understanding Begins to swell and the approaching tide Will shortly fill the reasonable shores That now lie foul and muddy. - William Shakespeare

* One of the symptoms of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one's work is terribly important. - Bertrand Russell

* It is fast approaching the point where I don't want to elect anyone stupid enough to want the job. - Erma Bombeck


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