“Signalise her to heave-to when she nears us,” said Captain Lascelles.
Still it hurries onward, with velocity augmented, as it nears its term.
One of a woman's frequent failings is shifting the reins as she nears a jump.
As one nears the goal of one's pilgrimage, the way is marked by stations of the cross.
He knows your ship; so soon as it nears one island, he is off to another.