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Theory has evolved considerably even in the past ten years, so make sure your trainer is keeping abreast of current science and that their philosophy jives with your own.
I WAS A BAD DOG OWNER. DON’T BE LIKE ME.KATE SIBERMAY 11, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
I observed approximately thirty police officers standing shoulder-to-shoulder maybe four or five abreast using the weight of their own bodies to hold back the onslaught of violent attackers.
D.C. POLICE OFFICER WHO FOUGHT CAPITOL RIOTERS PENS LETTER TO OFFICIALS: ‘THE TIME TO FULLY RECOGNIZE THESE OFFICERS ACTIONS IS NOW!’PETER HERMANNMAY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That means working more closely with college students to ensure they’re always abreast of emerging trends and “keep that bridge from us to the younger ones,” Naus said.
THIS GEN Z AGENCY ‘ELIMINATES THE LEARNING CURVE’ TO CONNECT BRANDS WITH ITS GENERATIONKIMEKO MCCOYAPRIL 9, 2021DIGIDAY
She stays abreast of the exploding market for nonalcoholic beverages, favoring Spirity Cocktails’ ready-to-drink options like Mindful Mule and Mindful Margarita.
WHY EVEN CASUAL DRINKERS ARE EMBRACING THE PLEASURES OF SOBRIETYSARAH TODDMARCH 14, 2021QUARTZ
Major national science foundations and research and educational companies such as NASA, Smithsonian, and National Geographic are also great resources to keep abreast of resources that stimulate science learning.
TOYS AND SCIENCE GIFTS FOR KIDS OF ALL AGESPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMFEBRUARY 18, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
From our vantage point we watched them come abreast and pass us at a distance well within a mile.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
A big car was passing slowly up the village street, and as it came abreast the smithy the doctor raised his hat.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
He sprinted over the crest of the hill and thought he heard the sound almost abreast of him, away to the right.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
Then she showed the children how to get a fair start, by standing abreast and holding a stick.
THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
She was not a road wagon, but a van driven by five horses, three leaders abreast, and reaching London in sixteen hours.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 26, 2021
Choose the synonym for obedient
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WORDS RELATED TO ABREAST

  • abreast
  • deadlocked
  • drawn
  • head-to-head
  • level
  • neck-and-neck
  • parallel
  • tied
  • too close to call
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